There are a group of bloggers out there who believe that John the Baptist and Elijah the Tishbite are the same individual. This same group of bloggers also believe that Joseph Smith, Sidney Rigdon, and many other individuals from the early days of the restoration in the 1830s and 1840s will return to earth to … Continue reading Can translated and deceased individuals be born again onto this earth to fulfill a second mortal mission?
In the title page of the Book of Mormon, which was written by Moroni, he states that the Book of Mormon is an… “abridgment of the record of the people of Nephi, and also of the Lamanites—Written to the Lamanites, who are a remnant of the house of Israel; and also to Jew and Gentile—Written … Continue reading A Voice of Warning and a call to Repent: The Purpose of the Book of Mormon according to Moroni
In D&C 101:10-18 the Lord declared: 10 I have sworn, and the decree hath gone forth by a former commandment which I have given unto you, that I would let fall the sword of mine indignation in behalf of my people; and even as I have said, it shall come to pass. 11 Mine indignation is soon to be poured … Continue reading And in that day all who are found upon the watch-tower, or in other words, all mine Israel, shall be saved.
Within the four gospels in the New Testament there are a few references and explanations about Elias who will restore all things. In his inspired translation or revision of the Bible, Joseph Smith gave us further clarity on these particular references to Elias who will restore all things, which we otherwise wouldn't have. In the … Continue reading The Restoration of All Things Part 2
The scriptures speak of an event prior to the millennium known as the time of refreshing or the restoration of all things. The scriptures make it clear that there will be a particular servant of the Lord who will be the one to prepare the way for the Lord’s second coming and who will, among … Continue reading The Restoration of All Things Part 1
Robert Smith was a LDS Hebrew scholar who wrote several commentaries about the scriptures and particularly about the last days. Robert Smith passed away on August 18, 2017. Having read most of his writings and having spoken to him once on the phone, I can say that he was a very bright man with a … Continue reading The work of Robert Smith
In the posts on Apostasy parts 1 and 2 we documented that previous apostasies have taken place in all gospel dispensations. We also discussed the vision of Daniel in which he saw a last day’s kingdom of God established upon the earth which would never fail, but would roll forth throughout the earth, like a … Continue reading Redemption of Zion Part 1