Why Am I Unwilling To Answer

Why Am I Unwilling To Answer

I’ve been chastised in a number of comments by those who want me to be more willing to respond to questions, and not be so “evasive” when I respond. They want me to be their answer man for every issue that perplexes them. I won’t. Do you think I would help you more if I
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Inquiry About Talks

Inquiry About Talks

I received an inquiry from someone who asked: I’ve been reading your 40 Years talks. I came across a post on a blog that states:  “Regarding this talk and all of them really. Before they are given, I will clear the room, spiritually, then shield it and have Warrior Angels stand guard. It is all
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Orem Transcript – Priesthood

Orem Transcript – Priesthood

The transcript from the Orem talk on Priesthood is up. Because the subject required more time than could be taken, the transcript has been edited and enlarged.

First Rung

First Rung

I got this question handed to me on Saturday: “what is the first rung on Jacob’s Ladder?” It is to have your calling and election made sure through the Holy Spirit of Promise. That is the beginning.

Details for Saturday

Details for Saturday

The building is a secured building with a business occupying it. It will be locked until approximately 9:00 a.m. The entrance is on the East, but you must park in the West lot, as the East lot is reserved for employees. I got an inquiry about seating numbers. There should be approximately 400 seats, which
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Fenway

Fenway

After a 95 year hiatus, the winning World Series game happened last night. At Fenway Park. Sure hope they re-sign Jacoby. Loved that Drew hit that home run. He was due. Papi got walked to TIE the WS record for walks in a game (a milestone in pitching cowardice). What a Series.  Just when you
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November 2 Talk, and another review

November 2 Talk, and another review

The next talk will be Saturday, November 2 at 9:30 a.m. Canyon Park Technology Center – J Auditorium – Map1401 North Research WayOrem, UT  84097 Also, here is another review of Passing the Heavenly Gift. Enjoy.

Part 2 of Passing Up The Heavenly Gift

Part 2 of Passing Up The Heavenly Gift

Here is a second installment of a reviewer’s criticism of PTHG. Enjoy. [The contrast between his attributions to me and the text I wrote is remarkable.] The very odd thing about those who are busy damning the book is that:1. My book is a defense of faith in the restoration. I’m actually on the “same
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Understanding How To Read PTHG

Understanding How To Read PTHG

If you are going to read PtHG, then read the words in the text rather than overlaying your own fears and conclusions. Your reaction to the book is not indicative of what I wrote. There is very little of me in the book. Nor does the book represent all of what I think or know
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Daymon Smith’s Cultural History of the Book of Mormon

Daymon Smith’s Cultural History of the Book of Mormon

I have written reviews of the first three volumes of Daymon Smith’s planned five volume set titled “A Cultural History of the Book of Mormon.”  It is available on Amazon.com for those who are interested. It is not easy to navigate your way through the first volume, but it gets easier in the two which
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