Melchizedek

Melchizedek

I received the following email inquiry: I can’t seem to reconcile your repeated statements that Melchizedek was not a king. You use Joseph Smith (From the James Burgess Notebook) as your source. Although called a “prince of peace” and the “king of Salem,” Joseph Smith explained these terms were not because he had kingly rule
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New Paper

New Paper

I have prepared a new paper based on the talk I gave in St. George. The paper is on this site under the “downloads” section under the title: Things to Keep us Awake at Night It can be accessed by clicking on the title above. In addition the scripture committee has posted another update document
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The Lord’s People Israel

The Lord’s People Israel

When the people with Moses continually balked at receiving the gifts offered to them by the Lord, the Lord tired of their murmuring and considered rejecting them and making of Moses alone His covenant people: And the Lord said unto Moses, How long will this people provoke me? and how long will it be ere
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Covenant

Covenant

The Book of Mormon IS a covenant. In it we have examples of covenant making provided to us so we can understand the process. The covenant offered through the Book of Mormon has never been received by any people. When the 1835 conference adopted scriptures, they adopted only the D&C and not the Book of
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Full Time Job

Full Time Job

If I were to try and deny every false rumor spread about me, it would quickly turn into a full time job. A stake president’s summary description has been posted on Mormonleaks. It contains a number of bizarre things that are going on in his stake, and my name is mentioned in the letter. (Stake President
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