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Milk Before meat or Bait and Switch

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bar Kokhba Feb 10, 2013. 1 Reply

The missionary lessons are not "Milk Before Meat" as the LDS Church likes to call it, they are flat out bait and switch. I remember I had only been an Elder a short while and was feeling quite…Continue

Joseph Smith Promises Mormons Everlasting Burnings and Lucifer as Their God

Started this discussion. Last reply by Bar Kokhba Jan 8, 2013. 20 Replies

Joseph Smith Promises MormonsEverlasting Burnings and Lucifer as Their God             In volume 6 of "History of the Church" published by the LDS Deseret Book Co., on page 306, is a recorded, Sunday…Continue

 

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Dan replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Try a little objective truth for a change. in the group Totally Atheist
"Well this an old article. I just spent 8 years in University with a major of Biblical studies. It was written by man to control the masses and to give  hope to some. There is no fulfilled prophesy in the Bible except for the verses that…"
Jun 6, 2015
Misty replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Try a little objective truth for a change. in the group Totally Atheist
"Claude, if you want to see how far the rabbit hole of deception goes, try reading "the 12th planet", or "The Gods of Eden" - evidence of the truth of some biblical stories...but when you find out who "the god of the…"
Jan 5, 2015
Dan replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Try a little objective truth for a change. in the group Totally Atheist
"Of course some of the events in the bible have a historical reality but many are simply stories told around the camp fire to build an ethnic based faith that was used to unite and control a nation, just as Islam and Mormonism did. The writer of Luke…"
Oct 1, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Christopher Peterson's discussion Have You Become an Atheist?
"Judy, Judy, Judy; Where did you come up with that one? Must have been a Dan Brown book or maybe the bozo (name escapes me)  that calls his group "The Jesus Seminar". Naturally the press gives him creditability because of the name, but…"
Feb 27, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Christopher Peterson's discussion Have You Become an Atheist?
"My friend Bar KoKaKola; Quite naturally I side with Dr. Dahesh.  You cannot "know" that there is no God you can only believe that you know it.  Actually there is far more scientific substantiation that there is a God than that…"
Feb 26, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to MikeUtah's discussion Beliefs that set Mormons apart from Christianity?
"The third Article of Faith of the LDS church aligns it with all non-Christian religious belief systems: "3. We believe that through the Atonement of Christ, all mankind may be saved, by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the…"
Feb 26, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Christopher Peterson's discussion Have You Become an Atheist?
"Sagan's book is 28 years old. We know a 1,000 times more about the cosmos than we did then.  Rare Earth by Peter Douglas, Cosmic Blueprint by Paul Davies and Creator and the Cosmos By Dr. Hugh Ross are currant and relevant. The first two…"
Feb 21, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Christopher Peterson's discussion Have You Become an Atheist?
"You say that Einstein never said he believed in God, however the following are Einstein quotes and their sources excerpted from an article by Rich Deem. He was not a Christian or even a orthodox Jew but he definitely believed in a God of creation,…"
Feb 21, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Christopher Peterson's discussion Have You Become an Atheist?
"I'm sorry but I cannot stand by and read one more "testimony" that there is no proof that God exists. Mathematics and the Cosmos scream the existence of God. Even the greatest mathematician of all time, Albert Einstein, in his later…"
Feb 15, 2013
Bar Kokhba replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Milk Before meat or Bait and Switch
"Claude, You bring up a really good point. I remember taking a break from being Mormon and not attending when I moved to a new area for quite some times. I'd sit and listen with my mouth open and think, you can't seriously believe all this…"
Feb 10, 2013
Claude O'Donovan posted a discussion

Milk Before meat or Bait and Switch

The missionary lessons are not "Milk Before Meat" as the LDS Church likes to call it, they are flat out bait and switch. I remember I had only been an Elder a short while and was feeling quite privileged to be included with such a group of successful men and leaders of our Ward. The Elders Quorum teacher  was sharing on living the proper Mormon Elder life by tithing, attending Elders Quorum meetings, doing Temple work and living the “Word of Wisdom”. Then he shared something like “Can you all…See More
Feb 9, 2013
Bar Kokhba replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Joseph Smith Promises Mormons Everlasting Burnings and Lucifer as Their God
"lol"
Jan 8, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Joseph Smith Promises Mormons Everlasting Burnings and Lucifer as Their God
"Maybe Kolob is out there after all...NOT!"
Jan 7, 2013
Bar Kokhba replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Joseph Smith Promises Mormons Everlasting Burnings and Lucifer as Their God
Jan 7, 2013
Claude O'Donovan replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Try a little objective truth for a change. in the group Totally Atheist
"Thank you, I've enjoyed the intercourse. Claude"
Jan 3, 2013
Bar Kokhba replied to Claude O'Donovan's discussion Try a little objective truth for a change. in the group Totally Atheist
"Claude, I see no harm in converting the converted. I suggest you form your own group and help reinforce the faith of your fellow Christians. I never understood why Mormon's didn't work harder at keeping their members.  You have put a…"
Jan 3, 2013

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Sealed to former wife in the Salt Lake Temple in 1961. Left Mormonism in 1980 after becoming a born again Christian. Am part of Saints Alive Ministries With Ed Decker. Live in Aiken, SC.
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At 8:58am on December 28, 2012, MikeUtah said…

If you want the post to provide further discussion, post it in the general forum.  If you want to just get information out there, a blog might be better.  Either can be done from their respective drop down menus along the top (navigation bar).

At 11:58pm on December 27, 2012, MikeUtah said…

What type of article?  You can start a forum post or a blog entry.

 
 
 

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