I didn’t know what to expect when I moved to Utah as a non-Mormon. I expected what people told me to expect, I guess, characatures of sour Puritans in scratchy wool ankle length dresses. It’s true that there are a lot of Mormons in Utah. What’s also true is that there are a lot of […]
I’ve been asked this before! Don’t Mormons believe in the Cross? I suppose what they are trying to ask is “Why don’t your churches have a crucifix or cross on them?” There are probably many conspiracy theories or old stories about this but it’s really very simple. Firstly, the cross is a symbol of death. Christ […]
The next time your girlfriend asks you if she looks fat in that dress, tell her the truth. Yes, the truth. The honest, flat-out truth. It is time for an honesty revolution. Lying is rampant these days. It seems that lying is considered okay as long as the end result is what you want. You […]
Who is Jesus Christ…..
Recently, the demands from some church members for women to “have the Priesthood” have gotten very vocal, even vitriolic. Personally, I am baffled by this agenda and I wonder if these women have been hanging around the Protestant churches to the point that they don’t know what the Church of Jesus Christ of LDS Priesthood […]
Mormonism 101: Why do Mormons call each other “Brother” and “Sister”? The terms Brother and Sister, and even Elder, are honorifics.” Honorifics are terms or titles used to address a person. The titles Mrs., Mr. and Dr. are honorifics as are Sultan and and Africanus. For centuries, up to a few decades ago, it was common to address people […]