Contradictions between the Book of Mormon and the Holy Bible

Many people believe the Mormon Church is simply a “denomination” or group within Christianity. However, a close look at its key book, the Book of Mormon, reveals many concerning contradictions between its teachings and the Bible. The first concern to consider is its declaration that the Book of Mormon is “Another Testament of Jesus Christ.” A testament…

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LDS Leaders Still Believe There Will Be Polygamy in Heaven

By: Sandra Tanner; ©2012 Plural marriage was first introduced into Mormonism by Joseph Smith in the 1830’s. LDS Leaders Still Believe there will be Polygamy in Heaven Plural marriage was first introduced into Mormonism by Joseph Smith in the 1830’s (see Topical Index: Jospeh Smith: Polygamy). It is a common misconception to think of the practice of…

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Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 15

By: Dr. Thomas Figart; ©{{{copyright}}} Our last article discussed some of the problems in Section 27 of the Doctrine and Covenants, which was originally Chapter 28 in the Book of Commandments. We will now show the changes made between the 1833 Book of Commandments and the 1835 Doctrine and Covenants.   Changes in the Doctrine…

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Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 13

By: Marvin Cowan; ©2013 Mormon leaders claim the Bible has been corrupted and mistranslated so that it is not as reliable as their latter-day revelations. The oldest Bible manuscripts are about 2500 years old but they haven’t had changes like Joseph Smith’s revelations had in the two years between 1833 and 1835!   Contents Changes…

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Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 2

By: Marvin W. Cowan; ©2013 Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism, claimed that the God of the Bible gave him the revelations in the Doctrine and Covenants, but many of them have been changed. Did God change His mind and amend His revelations?   Changes in the Doctrine & Covenants – Part 2 The Bible…

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CHANGES IN THE DOCTRINE AND COVENANTS – PART 3

By: Marvin W. Cowan; ©2013 Mormonism’s founder, Joseph Smith, declared, “From sundry revelations which had been received (by him), it was apparent that many important points touching the salvation of men, had been taken from the Bible, or lost before it was compiled.” That is a serious charge but Smith and other LDS leaders use…

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Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 4

By: Marvin W. Cowan; ©2013 Wilford Woodruff, the 4th LDS Prophet said, “We have the book of Doctrine and Covenants, our testament, which contains the most glorious, godlike, solemn and eternal truths ever recorded within the lids of a book on earth. All these records are the words of God to man; and though the…

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Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 5

By: Marvin W. Cowan; ©2013 Joseph Smith, Mormonism’s founder, claimed the revelations published in the 1833 Book of Commandments were revealed to him by God. If that is true, why were many of them changed when they were reprinted in the 1835 Doctrine and Covenants? Why would the omniscient, all knowing God need to change…

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Changes in the Doctrine and Covenants – Part 6

By: Marvin W. Cowan; ©2013 Mormons say they believe God is omniscient, meaning God “knows all things,” as the Bible also teaches in 1 John 3:20. But if God knows all things, why did Joseph Smith revise many of the “revelations from God”?   Changes in the Doctrine & Covenants – Part 6 Mormons say…

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