Tag Archives: Joseph Smith

Book Write-Up: The Book of Mormon

I recently finished the Book of Mormon!  Here are some thoughts: A.  Let’s start with a summary of what the Book of Mormon is about. Jerusalem is about to be destroyed by the Babylonians in the sixth century B.C.E..  Lehi, … Continue reading

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Ramblings on Religious Authority, the Laying on of Hands, and the Holy Spirit

This will be a rambling, confusing post—-even to me, the person writing it! Yesterday, I reviewed Talking Doctrine: Mormons & Evangelicals in Conversation.  One chapter that I said I would like to unpack is Mormon scholar Robert Millet’s “Authority Is … Continue reading

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Book Write-Up: Talking Doctrine—-Mormons & Evangelicals in Conversation

Richard J. Mouw and Robert L. Millet, ed.  Talking Doctrine: Mormons & Evangelicals in Conversation.  Downers Grove: IVP Academic, 2015.  See here to buy the book. Mormonism and evangelicalism have not always had a positive relationship, to put it mildly.  … Continue reading

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