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Book of Mormon Contradictions

 1 Nephi 10:17  “…he spake by the power of the Holy Ghost; which power he received by faith on the Son of God.” Supposedly written 600 – 592 B.C. Power not given until Day of Pentecost Jesus told disciples, “…ye shall receive power, after the Holy Ghost is come upon you” (Act 1:8) Messiah was

Failed Mormon Prophacies

“And if thou say in thine heart, How shall we know the word which the LORD hath not spoken?  22  When a prophet speaketh in the name of the LORD, if the thing follow not, nor come to pass, that is the thing which the LORD hath not spoken, but the prophet hath spoken it

Mormons Taught Jesus was Married & a Polygamist

Article in Deseret News – “LDS Do Not Endorse Claims in DaVinci Code…” (May 1, 2006): “LDS doctrine does not endorse claims made in a popular book and movie that Jesus Christ was married.”  The article went on to quote LDS spokesperson Dale Bills:  “The belief that Christ was married has never been official church

Solomon Spalding Controversy

1816 – Wrote Manuscript Found 1830 – Smith declared BOM as God’s word Those who knew Spalding launched investigation claiming he was the source LDS Church successful dismantling most of the controversy for years until 1976 1976 – 3 men exposed original manuscript, wrote Who Really Wrote the Book of Mormon? Handwriting analysis was done

Plagiarisms in the Book of Mormon

(Christopher Miller, www.MormonismDisproved.org) King James Bible Book of Mormon Comments Isaiah 2 [1] the word that Isaiah the son of Amoz saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem. [2] And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the LORD’s house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall

John Spalding Statement on Solomon Spalding

(Brother of Solomon Spalding)  Solomon Spalding was born in Ashford, Conn. in 1761, and in early life contracted a taste for literary pursuits. After he left school, he entered Plainfield Academy, where he made great proficiency in study, and excelled most of his class-mates. He next commenced the study of Law, in Windham county, in

Changing Accounts of Joseph Smith’s “First Vision”

(Information provided by Institute for Religious Research) 1827 – Account of Joseph Smith, Sr., and Joseph Smith, Jr., given to Willard Chase, as related in his 1833 affidavit. Several years before obtaining the plates, a spirit appeared to Joseph in a vision telling him of a record on gold plates. When Joseph went to get

10 Questions to Ask a Mormon

Click here to download – 10 Questions to Ask a Mormon  One of the major hindrances of one who has been approached by Mormon missionaries or who have entered in to a conversation with someone of the LDS faith is the lack of understanding their religion.  Many do not know where to begin the discussion