When we do a really careful study of what JS taught about God and gods, when we understand the history of God, and when we understand the nature of God as presented by Jesus in what little we have of his authentic teachings, we see that God is not the platonic ideal. The LDS answer [...]
Profile: Lifetime member with four generations before me in the church; Live in the eastern US all my life; I have journeyed through most of the major faiths in my participation in interfaith councils, and I literally journey through the world for my work.
Posts by Wayfarer:
Today’s guest post is by Wayfarer. Joseph Smith approached both Helen Mar Kimball (14 years old) and Nancy Rigdon (19) to join him as his celestial wife, using in both cases the promise of exaltation if complied with, and something quite onerous if not. Neither woman/girl wanted to accept the ‘principle.’ Helen Mar received a [...]