Spanish Language Lectures on Faith

Spanish Language Lectures on Faith

An on-line version of The Lectures on Faith (LECTURAS SOBRE LA FE) is now available and linked by clicking on that title. It is also available as an inexpensive book on Amazon at this link: Lecturas Sobre La Fe If you know of a Spanish-speaking reader who would be interested, please share the link.  

California Talk September 21

California Talk September 21

I will be speaking on September 21st at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts in the Los Angeles area. If you are in that area I would appreciate any effort you can make to let local non-Mormons know about the talk. The talk is tailored for a Christian audience and is connected with the
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Reconciliation (A Little)

Reconciliation (A Little)

A joint accord has been reached by the Lutherans and Catholics on one issue that has divided them since Martin Luther. Luther, because he rejected Catholic authority claims, needed another basis for salvation. He identified God’s grace alone as the solution. Catholicism, however required the accouterments it offered through its claims to priesthood authority, and
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Scripture Voting

Scripture Voting

Some issues raised by the scripture project now underway are most appropriately decided by common consent. Here is the link to voting where the issues are set out: https://surveyhero.com/c/91d43c0 There will be a second round of voting later this month where additional matters will be addressed.    

New Video

New Video

There is a new video on the website for the 500th Anniversary of the Christian Reformation. The video is titled: Reconsidering Everything A link is provided by clicking on the name above. You can access all six of the videos on that same page.

Prayer

Prayer

I received the following email: Denver, I know you are used to far more profound questions, but do you have any suggestions on how to make prayer meaningful? I find it hard to pray, given that God knows whats in my head and what I will say, but I have been making an effort to
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Equality?

Equality?

I received the following email today: Dear Denver,   I know you don’t know me, but there are some things that have been on my mind for quite a while and I wanted to ask you a couple of questions.   When you spoke in St. George, you said, “We are all equal, and we
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Trinitarian Impediment

Trinitarian Impediment

The doctrine of the Trinity which was settled, if not created, in the Council of Nicea is an impediment, and not an advantage, to knowing God. If “life eternal” is to “know God” (as John declared–see John 17:3) then of what value is a doctrine that makes God “incomprehensible?” Even theologian, James R. White, from
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September Boise Conference

September Boise Conference

The upcoming conference in Boise this September will be broadcast live on the Internet. There will be both an audio feed (for those with limited bandwidth) and a video/audio feed for all others. These Internet broadcast options will allow anyone anywhere in the world to participate in the event live. More details will be made available
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Baptist or Beloved?

Baptist or Beloved?

The debate over who was “speaking” the testimony of Jesus Christ in the beginning of the Gospel of John has been one of the longest-standing questions in Christianity. Heracleon addressed this at about 165 a.d. He was a Gnostic and from the school of Valentinus. Valentinus was an early Gnostic, claiming to have secret knowledge
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