THE ECONOMY: A PROCLAMATION TO THE WORLD

November 1, 2012
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A document referred to as “THE ECONOMY: A PROCLAMATION TO THE WORLD” has been floating around the internet and we wanted to post the original as best we are able to find it. The “THE ECONOMY: A PROCLAMATION TO THE WORLD” version has a seemingly made up title and much of the text removed. If […]

Religion, Race And Double Standards

October 29, 2012
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The arguments against the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with respect to its 1849-1978 policy of restricting priesthood ordinations from its black members are not new.  We’ve discussed them before.  Thus, the arguments that Andrew Sullivan makes in his October 23rd article in The Daily Beast are nothing extraordinary.  However, Mr. Sullivan’s biggest […]

Posted in: Priesthood, Race

Teach Them Correct Principles

October 11, 2012
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There is a well-known quote from Joseph Smith who was asked about his leadership style of the Latter-day Saints.  He responded, “I teach them correct principles and they govern themselves.”  This culture of self-governance is quite strong among Latter-day Saints.  That culture goes hand-in-hand with scripture, too, as it states: “It is not meet that […]

The Mormon Moment

October 10, 2012
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SCOTTIE LEE MEYERS (@thestoresocial) recently did a ride along with some missionaries and details the experience in his article The Mormon Moment. As Mr. Meyers documents his time spent with two LDS missionaries he ties it in to Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign. A few things need to be addressed about Mr. Meyers facts regarding the […]

When Bill Clinton would be a Mormon

October 9, 2012
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Across the pond an article written by “Daily Mail Reporter” on Daily Mail Online reveals that Bill Clinton once seriously considered joining the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints many years ago. The article explains Mr. Clinton’s decision for not joining… He explained how he learnt about the different degrees of heaven as was […]

Posted in: Missionary Work, Temples

Again, Mormons are Christian

September 20, 2012
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We’ve discussed this before, and no doubt we’ll need to discuss it again, but last month on “The Bible and Culture” Ben Witherington writes on “Why Mormonism is not Christianity– the Issue of Christology“.  Mr. Witherington’s points are that: Mormons are not Christian because they believe that God the Father, God the Son, and the […]

Posted in: Christians

Everyone knows Mormons can’t drink Coke!

September 6, 2012
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I was just wondering why mormons aren’t allowed to drink coke? Ah yes the age old debate about drinking Coke, Pepsi or other sodas with caffeine in them. The urban legends run the spectrum for instance: The LDS church owns a large part of Pepsi, so it forces its members to not drink Coke This […]

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