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A Concept With Huge Potential

The Perpetual Education Fund In the mid 1800s the Mormons relocated to Utah from Illinois to find a place where they could live without persecution. At the same time, missionaries were sent to Europe to find new converts. Although there … Continue reading

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California’s Prop 8 – The Case for Traditional Marriage

Author’s Note: My intention with this blog is to help people understand the Latter-day Saint (Mormon) religion and culture.  Because the gay marriage movement is an important issue of our day and because The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has opposed this movement, … Continue reading

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What is Mormonism and how does it compare to other religions?

Mormonism in a nutshell Mormons believe that shortly after Jesus’ death there was a falling away from the faith.  The men that Jesus had designated as the leaders of his church, the apostles, were martyred, and the pure teachings and … Continue reading

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