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Mormons and Mormonism

An Introduction to an American World Religion

by Eric A. Eliason

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mormons (Church of Latter Day Saints),
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Mormon / LDS,
  • Christianity - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (,
  • Christianity - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saomts (,
  • Religion / Mormonism,
  • Christianity - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saomts (Mormon),
  • Mormon Church

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9435392M
    ISBN 100252069129
    ISBN 109780252069123

      Despite the efforts of Mormons to restore the reliability of the Book of Abraham, it appears to be a demonstrably false book, errantly translated and misrepresented as scripture by the LDS Church. It undermines the claims of Joseph Smith related to other allegedly divinely inspired translations, including the Book of Mormon. Mormonism is a Christian restorationist religious movement that was founded by Joseph Smith. For many years, members of the church were known as "Mormons" by those who were not members. The name "Mormons" is simply no longer a name for them. They are now called “Members of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints”.

    “What Mormons Believe” Learning Resources Church Magazines “The Truth about the Mormons,” New Era, April In the News “Mormonism FAQ,” Newsroom “Who are the ‘Mormons’?” Newsroom “Permanent Things: Toward an Understanding of Mormons,” Newsroom “A Mormon Worldview,” Newsroom “The Religious Experience of. Frequently Asked Questions. scholars and Mormons on the Book of Mormon and the birth of the religion. (which gives Mormonism an open canon); and their rejection of the Nicene Creed, a list.

    How Mormons View The Bible vs. The Book Of Mormon. Does Ezek Prophecy The Writing Of The Book OF Mormon? Inspired Translation Of The Book Of Mormon. Why thousands of errors in the original The Book Of Mormon? The origin of the "hill Comora" Wildly Racial statements in Mormon writings! The 3 + 8 Witness To The Book Of Mormon.   Mormonism: A Racket Becomes a Religion The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints—hereafter known as the Mormons—was founded by a .


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It starts way back in the early s and goes through every meeting, every fight, every shooting and almost every by: Mormons are a religious and cultural group related to Mormonism, the principal branch of the Latter Day Saint movement of Restorationist Christianity, initiated by Joseph Smith in upstate New York during the s.

After Smith's death inthe Mormons followed Brigham Young to what would become the Utahmost Mormons are understood to be members of The Church of Jesus Brazil: 1, The Book of Mormon: A Reader's Edition. Edited by Grant Hardy () Although Mark Twain famously dismissed the Book of Mormon as "chloroform in print," Mormonism's founding scripture deserves a.

2. The Book of Mormon teaches that the disobedience of Adam and Eve in eating the forbidden fruit was necessary so that they could have children and bring joy to mankind (2 Nephi ). In contrast, the Bible specifically declares that Adam’s transgression was a sinful act of rebellion that unleashed the power of sin and death in the human.

The Bible plus: The four books of Mormonism. by Kathleen that directly counters the theological tradition of creation ex nihilo is one of the most provocative aspects of Mormonism. Some non-Mormons have been so provoked as to accuse the Latter-day Saints of believing the devil is a brother of Jesus in the sense that they share the same.

Mormons consider themselves Christians, but many Christians don’t recognize Mormonism as an official denomination. Mormons believe in. Mormons and Mormonism book by Matt Slick.

Mormonism teaches that God used to be a man on another world, (Mormon Doctrine by Bruce McConkie, p. ) and that he became a god (this is called exaltation, Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith, pages) and came to this world with his goddess wife. He was able to become a god because he followed the laws and ordinances of the god he served on another world.

The Next Mormons: How Millennials Are Changing the LDS Church by Jana Riess, Oxford University Press Purchase: [ Oxford University Press | ] American Millennials — the generation born in the s and s — have been leaving organized religion in unprecedented numbers.

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) Jesus and Satan are spirit brothers and we were all born as siblings in heaven to them both, (Mormon Doctrine, p. ] God. Mormons believe Jesus is a god, but that any human can also become a god (Doctrine and Covenants ; Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith, p.

Mormonism teaches that salvation can be earned by a combination of faith and good works (LDS Bible Dictionary, p. Private collector of rare Mormon books, the first edition Book of Mormon, Mormon art and artifacts, historic Mormon paintings, autographed historical documents, early Mormon historical photographs, Mormon imprints from Palmyra, Zion, Kirtland, and Nauvoo, and anything related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Latent anti-Mormon bias may seem harmless enough—after all, Mormons are reluctant to call others out on it. (Instead of picketing The Book of Mormon musical, for example, the Mormon Church. President Nelson' Grandfather's Visit from the other side of the Veil and Family History Work - Duration: Family History Can Be Funviews.

But please, stick to the issues, give me documentation, and present your arguments. Too many Mormons simply hurl insults with little reasoning behind them. But, you say you have a testimony, and you know that Mormonism is true. You've read the Book of Mormon and received a confirmation of its truth by the power of the Spirit.

A video explaining basic beliefs Mormons have about The Book of Mormon (the actual book, not the musical). These videos are meant to inform and clear up misconceptions about beliefs of. Question: "How should Christians view the Book of Mormon?" Answer: When Mormon missionaries (properly called Latter Day Saints or simply "LDS") come to your door, they will often offer a free copy of the Book of Mormon and tell you about its author, Joseph Smith.

Smith, they will say, translated the Book of Mormon from golden plates he dug up in a hill in New York in the early s. The history of the Mormons began with Smith's claim that during the s in Palmyra, N.Y., the angel Moroni revealed to him that golden tablets containing the Book of Mormon lay buried there.

These tablets were translated into a Biblical-like English by Smith and a friend. “More Questions to Ask Mormons” by Mormonism Research Ministry “Bible and Book of Mormon Contradictions” by Sandra Tanner “The Bible vs. The Book of Mormon” by Marian Bodine “Changes to Mormon Scriptures and Scanned Edition of the Book of Mormon” by I.R.R.

“Does Archaeology Support The Book Of Mormon?” by Luke P. Wilson. All Mormons agree that the Book of Mormon is the foundation of the Mormon religion.

All Mormons agree that without the Book of Mormon, there is no basis for the Mormon religion. Based on the historical and archeological facts and evidence, it's clear that the Book of Mormon is a work of fiction, heavily plagiarized from books freely available.There are other problems with the Book of Mormon.

For example, critics of Mormonism have shown convincing proof that the Book of Mormon is a synthesis of earlier works (written by other men), of the vivid imaginings of Joseph Smith, and of plagiarisms from the King James Bible.

The only Bible that Joseph Smith relied on was the King James Version.The Mormons: An Illustrated History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a one-of-a-kind picture documentary of Mormonism, the people and their faith.

Written largely by a team of Latter-day Saint scholars at Brigham Young University, this lavish new table-top book traces the LDS Church in brief, beautifully illustrated chapters from its organization in by Joseph Smith.