|Other titles||Mormonism, its origin and history.|
|Statement||by B.H. Roberts.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||54 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||54|
The Book of Mormon: A Reader's Edition. Edited by Grant Hardy () Although Mark Twain famously dismissed the Book of Mormon as "chloroform in . After the Book of Mormon was published, Mormonism began to spread and grow rapidly. Smith set up Mormon communities in Missouri, Ohio and Illinois. Smith was criticized and persecuted by many. 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rare Mormon books, the first edition Book of Mormon, Mormon art and artifacts, historic Mormon paintings, autographed historical documents, early Mormon historical photographs, Mormon imprints from Palmyra, Zion, Kirtland, and Nauvoo, and anything related to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter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. (Editor’s note: many of the references in our articles on Mormonism are Mormon publications, such as Mormon Doctrine, Articles of Faith, Doctrines of Salvation, History of the Church, Doctrine and Covenants, and so forth. Others are from the Book of Mormon itself, e.g., books such as 1 Nephi, 2 Nephi, and Alma.).
This is the third book I have read this week which discuss the doctrines of the Church, each in an entirely different way. I have two more yet to read, and it will be interesting to see how they handle the subject. Richard Bushman's book, Mormonism, A Very Short Introduction is almost written from a non-member perspective/5. Emotions experienced when first comprehending that Mormonism is not what it claims to be. Shock, horror, relief, excitement? Nov. Recent DNA testing from soil samples gives further evidence that the Book of Mormon is just 19th century . Book of Mormon The book of Mormon is more correct than the Bible, (History of the Church, vol. 4, p. ) The Devil The Devil was born as a spirit after Jesus “in the morning of pre-existence,” (Mormon Doctrine, p. ) Jesus and Satan are spirit brothers and we were all born as siblings in heaven to them both, (Mormon Doctrine, p. ] God. Make Offer - Book of Mormon PIONEER VERSION MASTERWORKS 1st Ed Replica: Founder Sig. Life in Utah; Or, The Mysteries and .
The Latter-day Saint canon consists of four books: the Bible and three other texts—the Book of Mormon, the Book of Doctrine and Covenants and the Pearl of Great Price. Each reads very much like the Bible in type and breadth of thematic concerns and literary forms (history, law, psalm). Mormonism is more than Christianity, of course—most obviously by adding the Book of Mormon to the Bible—and that makes it much less than Christianity as well. Nevertheless, the fact that Mormonism adds to the traditional Christian story does not necessarily mean that it detracts from Christianity to the point of denying it altogether. The Ignorance of Mocking Mormonism. Not unlike The Book of Mormon musical, Andersen’s musings aim to initiate rather than alienate, to praise rather than punish. But what Andersen fails to. Described below is a summary of some of the gross errors of Mormonism as presented in the new book, Latter Days, by Coke Newell, a prominent church spokesman. 1. Tempting God. From the beginning the Mormons have been taught to tempt God by their namesake Moroni.