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The Mormon question.

Schuyler Colfax

The Mormon question.

Being a speech of Vice-President Schuyler Colfax, at Salt Lake City. A reply thereto by Elder John Taylor; and a letter of Vice-President Colfax published in the "New York independent", with Elder Taylor"s reply.

by Schuyler Colfax

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Published by Deseret news office in Salt Lake City .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polygamy,
  • Mormons,
  • Mormon Church

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 117, no. 1270.
    ContributionsTaylor, John, Elder.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination25 p.
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17812646M
    OCLC/WorldCa13850860

    The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the Latter Day Saint movement, which, according to adherents, contains writings of ancient prophets who lived on the American continent from approximately BC to AD It was first published in March by Joseph Smith as The Book of Mormon: An Account Written by the Hand of Mormon upon Plates Taken from the .   The Mormon Question – Destiny and Faith Posted by Adam Smith on January 8, January 9, Depending on whom you ask, the Mormon Church and the people that form their membership is either a fringe group on the edge of the American frontier and the Christian theological tradition, or a successful if unique people that have managed to.

    Three Difficult Questions for Mormons. The Book of Mormon also makes a strong point for God’s spiritual and eternal unity (see Alma and , which proclaims that God is the “Great Spirit”). Another early work of Smith is the Lectures on Faith(). There is continual evidence that the first Mormon leader taught a form. •Why does LDS Church artwork misleadingly depict Joseph Smith translating the Book of Mormon by directly examining the gold plates? The eyewitnesses reported that the plates were always covered or hidden away when Joseph dictated the Book of Mormon, and that he did so while looking at his seer stone in his hat — the same stone he had used to search for buried treasure. [Question .

    QUESTIONS TO ASK MORMON MISSIONARIES –- A Step-by-Step Guide for Christians Witnessing to Mormons at the Door. WHO ARE MORMON MISSIONARIES? Mormon missionaries are representatives of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS or Mormon Church). The Book of Mormon was written not from an intimate perspective, but from the perspective of prophets and their interactions and teachings to their people, says Williams. “We don’t generally hear a whole lot about a prophet’s intimate family,” he points out.


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Best Book Award, Mormon History Association Best Utah History Book Award, Utah Historical Society From the Mormon Church's public announcement of its sanction of polygamy in until its formal decision to abandon the practice inpeople on both sides of the "Mormon question" debated central questions of constitutional law.

Book of Mormon Questions and Answers In this section of the website, readers will find concise answers to questions that have been raised about the credibility of the Book of Mormon. Answers will be added periodically.

There are many types of questions, and answers have usually been published previously in several places. The book is organized into six chapters that address questions that enhance your knowledge of the coming forth of the Book of Mormon and how this sacred scripture testifies of Christ.

These chapters also include queries about Mormon's abridgment, the plates of Ether, the small plates of Nephi, and Moroni's final additions to the Book of Mormon/5(3). Popular authors John Hilton III and Brad Wilcox help us recognize and ponder fifty-two powerful questions from the Book of Mormon—one for each week of the year.

One short chapter each week has the power to change your life.5/5(15). This is simply a quiz to see how well you know the Book of Mormon.: Who is the first prophet mentioned in the Book of Mormon. (excluding the introduction.

The Book of Mormon shall stand as a testimony against the world, Ether Ask God if these things are not true, Moro. Christ bore testimony that the Book of Mormon is true, D&C The Book of Mormon contains the fulness of the gospel of Jesus Christ, D&C (D&C –12; ).

We believe the Book of Mormon to be the word of. Questions for Mormons by Matt Slick. If the book of Mormon is the most correct book of any on earth and contains the fullness of the gospel, then why does it not contain the essential Mormon doctrines of eternal progression, the priesthoods, the plurality of gods, that God is an exalted man, and the 3 degrees of glory.

In light of the. If the Book of Mormon is true, why do Indians fail to turn white when they become Mormons. (2 Nephiprior to the revision). If the Book of Mormon is true, then why has the Mormon church changed it. Examples are: 1 Nephi ; ; and Alma Compare these with the original Book of Mormon.

“Common Questions about the Book of Mormon,” Ensign, Oct. 76– Common Questions about the Book of Mormon. Whether from friends, family, the truly interested, or the antagonistic, we all get asked questions about the Book of Mormon. Book of Mormon prophecies of Christ specific / Bible prophecies veiled (actually non-existent unless scripture misquoted or "prophecies" stretched to have two meanings).

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What do Mormons believe?" Answer: The Mormon religion (Mormonism), whose followers are known as Mormons and Latter-day Saints (LDS), was founded less than two hundred years ago by a man named Joseph claimed to have received a personal visit from God the Father and Jesus Christ (Articles of Faith, p).

Why does the Book of Mormon state that Jesus was born in Jerusalem (Alma ) when history and the Bible state that he was born outside of Jerusalem, in Bethlehem. If the Book of Mormon is the most correct of any book on earth, as Joseph Smith said, why does it contain over changes from the original edition.

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Soon after the Book of Mormon was published inthe prophet and his followers organized the Church of Christ, an ecclesiastical institution that differed from all other Christian churches at.

The book is organized into six chapters that address questions that enhance your knowledge of the coming forth of the Book of Mormon and how this sacred scripture testifies of Christ.

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Aside from the many theological conflicts with the Bible and historical and archeological fact, the writing of the Book of.

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