Oct 11, · The Book of Mormon is Another Testament of Jesus Christ. The Purpose of the Book is to “convince the Jew and the Gentile that Jesus is The Christ.” The Bible is the first witness and the Book of Mormon bears a second witness that all the promises, prophecies, and. Here’s a look at What the bible says about the book of Mormon. When we read the bible we see no direct mention of the book of Mormon.
But when we read the book of Mormon we see more answers to the question Which is where did the ten tribes of Israel go before and after the destruction of the first temple built in Israel. Jul 11, · Book of Mormon. The Book of Mormon teaches that God has flesh and bones and that He has a wife with whom they produce spirit offspring in heaven that will inhabit human bodies on earth. Salvation. The Bible The Bible teaches that all men have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God.
All sin is treason against our Holy God. Apr 13, · The Book of Mormon is known as a second witness for Jesus Christ, and the Bible and Book of Mormon are carried and used together by the missionaries and members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, thus fulfilling the scripture And the sticks whereon thou writest shall be in thine hand before their eyes.
Mar 06, · The title “Book of Mormon” refers to a prophet named Mormon who wrote most of the book on the gold plates and entrusted them to Moroni (his son), who appended some final material to the plates and buried them in the hill about four hundred years after Christ.
The authenticity of the Book of Mormon is a much-debated subject. As a companion to the Bible, the Book of Mormon is a witness of Jesus Christ’s divinity and His role as the Savior of the world.
The Book of Mormon restores plain and precious truths that have been lost from the Bible. When we study the Book of Mormon, our. Jun 09, · Furthermore, it was not Ezekiel who wrote either the whole Bible or the Book of Mormon.
Besides, the Book of Mormon was written on “gold plates” and not sticks or scrolls. Obviously, the LDS interpretation does not fit the context of this passage. ISAIAH This is another passage of Scripture that the Mormon says substantiates the. The Book of Mormon presents us with one: And it came to pass in the thirty and sixth year, the people were all converted unto the Lord, upon all the face of the land, both Nephites and Lamanites, and there were no contentions and disputations among them, and every man did deal justly one with another.
Bible References Supporting The Beliefs of The LDS Church. This is a list of some of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' doctrines and beliefs and the bible passages that support them. (That's right, folks. Despite what your pastor told you, Mormon's do believe in the Bible and our beliefs are in there, when you look at other verses besides John or Ephesians ).
May 02, · There are so many Scriptures against Mormonism. While most Mormons are morally good people. They do not hold to the essentials of the Christian faith, which means that they are not Christians. Jan 02, · Answer: When Mormon missionaries (properly called Latter Day Saints or simply "LDS") come to your door, they will often offer a free copy of the Book of Mormon and tell you about its author, Joseph Smith.
Smith, they will say, translated the Book of Mormon from golden plates he dug up in a hill in New York in the early s. The Book of Mormon Verses Mormon Doctrine The Book of Mormon does not contain Mormonism.
It is more Christian than it is Mormon. Mormon theology is about many gods, god being a man, men and women potentially becoming gods, but the Book of Mormon is basically Christian in its teachings.
Bible: Book of Mormon: Church began in 33 AD Mt Acts 2: church began in BC, Mosiah "disciples were first called Christians in Antioch" 40AD, Acts Alma supposedly written in 73BC refers to Nephites as Christians. Jesus is only head of church Col Joe Smith is head of Mormon church D&C Jul 06, · The people described in the Book of Mormon operated multiple temples (Alma ; ; ).
This violates the dictates of the Old Testament Scriptures on two counts: First, God commanded Israel to build only one temple to reflect that fact that there is only one true God (Deuteronomy ,; ). The Book of Mormon contains many linguistic similarities to the King James Bible (KJV).
In some cases, entire passages are duplicated in the Book of Mormon. Sometimes the quotation is explicit, as in the Second Book of Nephi, which contains 18 quoted chapters of the Book of Isaiah.
Other significant connections between the two books include Book of Mormon words and phrases that only appear in. TO MEMBERS of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints The Book of Mormon is the word of God and is considered to be in complete harmony with the Bible.
Their view was concisely expressed by Brigham Young in Journal of Discourses of July 13. The Book of Mormon is the earliest of the unique writings of the Latter Day Saint movement, the denominations of which typically regard the text primarily as scripture, and secondarily as a historical record of God's dealings with the ancient inhabitants of the xn--80ahmeqiirq1c.xn--p1ai by: Many people cite leaving the faith due to a lack of evidence in Biblical stories and traditions.
So the Book of Mormon comes on to the scene and says, “wait a minute I’ve got something to say”. For over pages, the Book of Mormon goes on to testify of the Bible and of Christ. Literally. The introduction tells you that the “ Book of Mormon is a volume of holy scripture comparable to the Bible. It is a record of God’s dealings with the ancient inhabitants of the Americas, and contains, as does the Bible, the fullness of the everlasting gospel.” There it is again—the “fullness of the everlasting gospel.”.
Jan 17, · However, the Book of Mormon was supposedly written on gold plates, not on scrolls. So, if a stick does mean a scroll, the Book of Mormon loses again. LeGrand Richards uses another key verse or two to prove the Book of Mormon is prophesied by the Bible. Let’s look just briefly at. Oct 19, · Inasmuch as the book is professed to have been written “by the spirit of prophecy and of revelation,” this naturally leads interpreters to speak about the book having been written for a modern audience.
But while it is true that the Book of Mormon was written for a modern audience, this claim requires some contextualizing. Apr 20, · The Bible has a lot a to say about this, with the word resurrection occurring 41 times in the New Testament. Still, there are some questions about the resurrection that the Bible does not answer.
Thankfully, the Book of Mormon also has much to say about the most important event in world history, and its teachings clarify some of the points. The way it is written in the Bible and Book of Mormon could have meant the same to those in the days of Jesus as the Inspired Translation means to us today. Joseph told Brigham Young that the translation of the scriptures was “perfecting it upon points of doctrine.” (George Q. Cannon, Life of Joseph Smith).
This, they say, is a clear prophecy that the Bible (“the stick of Judah”) is to be joined with the Book of Mormon (“the stick of Joseph”) to comprise the full revelation of God. They ignore, of course, the context itself in which God actually gives the interpretation (v. 21), which has nothing at all to do with the Book of Mormon.
The Book of Mormon purportedly tells the story of two entirely different early American peoples. The first is the Jaredites, who came after the dispersion from the tower of Babel under the leadership of Jared and his brother (Ether 2). This group finally annihilated itself through internecine rivalries and revolts.
Dec 08, · The Bible is full of proof that it came by the inspiration of God. The book of Mormon is completely devoid of such proof. If you accept the book of Mormon you must place your faith in one man, Joseph Smith, and accept that everything he says is the absolute and eternal truth. The Book of Mormon and the Bible support one another’s teachings, and we love both books.
Each book describes God’s interactions with people in a different area of the world, but both books teach many of the same principles. The Book of Mormon confirms what the Bible says about Jesus Christ and clarifies many other Christian doctrines.
Jan 02, · The Book of Mormon is purported to be a new revelation, one that Mormons say is part of the new covenant to Israel and “another witness” to the.
Mar 28, · In the case of plural marriage, “The Bible and the Book of Mormon teach that monogamy is God’s standard for marriage unless He declares otherwise” (Official Declaration 1 heading), or, in Jacob’s language, “if I will, saith the Lord of Hosts, raise up seed unto me, I will command my people [to practice plural marriage]; otherwise they.
But the Bible says that God confused “the language of all the earth” (Genesis ). 6-The book of Mormon says that the priesthood did not need to be Levites (2 Nephi ). But the Bible says the priesthood could only be through the lineage of Aaron, a Levite (Numbers ,10). All verses taken from King James Version Bible, Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Convenants, and Pearl of Great Price using LDS View computer software published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Compiled by Richard Deem. Permission given to freely distribute. The Bible does encourage us to ask for wisdom and pray as suggested above. However, it also tells us that it is the truth.
Therefore, let us examine what the Bible says about the claims that Joseph Smith was a prophet anointed by God, the Book of Mormon is inspired scripture, and. The Book of Mormon’s introduction page says it is “a volume of holy scripture comparable to the Bible. It is a record of God’s dealings with the ancient inhabitants of the Americas and contains, as does the Bible, the fulness of the everlasting gospel.” People who read the Book of Mormon and become Latter-day Saints accept it as the word ofFile Size: KB.
However, the Book of Mormon claims the Christian church was established as early as B.C. Mosiah "And they were called the church of God, or the church of Christ, from that time forward." The Bible says believers were first called Christians after Paul's ministry in Antioch. The Book of Mormon is riddled with plagiarisms from the King James translation of the Bible. This passage from Isaiah is one example of some of the material taken.
Notice from this passage something very interesting: it is describing God the Son, yet it says that He shall be called The Everlasting Father! The Mormon belief in black skin being a “curse” is found in uniquely Mormon books they call “Scripture.” These books, known as the Book of Mormon and Pearl of Great Price published by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are racist as the list of verses below show.
Remember that the Mormon version of God is not the God of the Bible. The Book of Mormon contains passages from the King James Bible Summary: Critics of the Book of Mormon claim that major portions of it are copied, without attribution, from the Bible. They present this as evidence that Joseph Smith wrote the Book of Mormon by plagiarizing the Authorized ("King James") Version of the Bible. What the Book of Mormon Says about Jesus Christ The full name of the Book of Mormon is The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ.
Anyone who reads the book gains a fuller appreciation for God’s love for His children, and realizes that His plan for us is not bound by geographical borders. Sep 21, · When I say "the LDS scriptures" I am refering to the parts of the LDS standard works that are unique to Mormonism, namely, (1) The Book of Mormon, (2) The Doctrine and Covenants, and (3) The Pearl of Great Price. All I’m trying to say is that if you’re willing to accept and believe the Bible, then why not give the Book of Mormon a chance.
Both take faith, and if what happened in the Bible is possible, then what happened in the Book of Mormon is also possible. The Book of Mormon in no way contradicts the Bible. Aug 25, · Some say they're not bothered by seeing a Bible or a Book of Mormon in the room, and note that they're usually tucked away in a drawer. But others say. The Book of Mormon has a much greater consistency of style than does the Bible, which is much more clearly the work of many authors over a period of centuries.
In the Bible, only Mark's Gospel has sentences frequently begin with 'And', whereas sentences frequently begin with 'And' in any book within the Book of Mormon. May 20, · No where in the Bible does it say not to add on to the BIBLE. No where in the Bible does the BIBLE make the claim to be perfect, infallible, and complete.
We do not follow the Book of Mormon, or the Bible, as much as we follow God, and Jesus Christ, thru their living prophets. The only thing different from the Book of Mormon and the Bible is. Jun 20, · And in some cases, expand in a way that where we think the story 'ends' in the Bible, the Book of Mormon says, there's more. Austin uses the term "invert". But I was in awe at the number of themes the Book of Mormon covers the same ground as the Bible, with different characters.
Such as the match of Saul and Alma the Younger. Jul 02, · But, Tom, I think you wanted to get into something specific about the Book of Mormon.
Tom: Right. Let me quote from the Book of Mormon. This is from 2 Nephi, chapter 29, verses 6, 9, It says, “Thou fool, that shall say, ‘A Bible. We have got a Bible, and we need no more Bible.’. The title page of the Book of Mormon declares that the book was written for “the convincing of the Jew and Gentile that Jesus is the Christ, the Eternal God, manifesting himself unto all nations.”.
That statement tells us who Jesus is.
He is God and hasbeen active among the peoples of the world. The Book of Mormon is a proof that God’s love is universal and endless, and that it knows no boundaries.
It shows how it extends beyond the lands and people of the Bible, when read together, the Bible and Book of Mormon support and strengthen each other in witnessing and. No book from God’s hand will contain factual mistakes because He does not make mistakes.
By definition, He is omniscient and perfect in all His ways (cf. Psalm ; 1 John ). The truth is, however, they do contradict one another. The Book of Mormon contains numerous passages that contradict what the Bible says. The Book of Mormon is Another Testament of Jesus Christ.
The Purpose of the Book is to "convince the Jew and the Gentile that Jesus is The Christ." The Bible is the first witness and the Book of Mormon bears a second witness that all the promises, prophecies, and miracles in the Bible are true.
The Bible is the first book in the Mormon scriptural canon, which also includes the Book of Mormon—Another Testament of Jesus Christ, the Doctrine & Covenants and the Pearl of Great Price. What Do Mormons Believe About the Bible? Mormons believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly. (See Articles of Faith