I think these are the main points I try and will try to teach my daughters. 1. THERE ARE NO ABSOLUTES in dress standards. “God” does not care how you dress. And dress is all relative. If you were born an aborigine in 18th century aboriginia… you’d go around in a loincloth showing your boobs and […]
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GEOGRAPHIC SCRIPTURES CONCERNING THE NARROW NECK Jordan (line of cities) Boaz (gets rest of records) —- Teancum (by seashore & desolation) Desolation (dead cast into sea) Shem (fortified) Jashon (gets records) Joshua (west by seashore) — David Angola Zarahemla . – 321 AD Moroni gets instructions to go to hill Shim in the Land Antum […]
To My Kids… about this crazy thing called love. Guys… I’m not sure if your adolescence will be anything like mine. I know there’s a lot of different ways to guide your life that are all unique and beautiful in there own way. I hope at very least I can give you a feeling […]
Neutral Arguments -the arguments concerning animal anachronisms and metal anachronisms aren’t very good in my opinion. They really could go either way. On one hand they seem anachronistic because you might think Joseph “didn’t know” that there weren’t horses or cows or swords in ancient America. On the other hand, many of the supposed anachronism ARE […]
Introduction This application presents our model for correlating North American Archeological evidence with the channeled Book of Mormon narrative. With our model, essentially every culture the texts mentions, ends up being a major culture found by modern archaeologists. In fact essentially all the largest North American prehistoric cultures are represented in our model by the […]
Women don’t necessarily need the LDS priesthood to be equals in Mormonism. But they are certainly not equal at present, and major changes are needed to bring gender equality to the church. To suggest that women are somehow “different but equal” in the LDS church at present… is like pretending that women in the united […]
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Many LDS people don’t realize that Joseph Smith’s first vision experience was not particularly unique. Many individuals both in recent and ancient times have had experiences with what they believe are angels and deity. Many of the worlds largest religions are the result of such experiences. Many smaller faiths within the mysticism movement have a long history of having […]
67 Behold, this is my doctrine—whosoever repenteth and cometh unto me, the same is my church. 68 Whosoever declareth more or less than this, the same is not of me, but is against me; therefore he is not of my church (D&C 10:67–68). Introduction Perhaps ironically, most us Mormon’s aren’t keen about challenging religious authority […]
Ammonihah, Land of -It was 3 days travel on the north of the land/city of Melek (which was west of Sidon by a/the west? wilderness) , (Alma 8:6). -It was on the border of the greater land of Zarahemla (Alma 25:2). Possibly the northern border? -It was near, and probably west? of, the city of Sidom […]