Mormonism

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  1. neocobra5 profile image59
    neocobra5posted 9 years ago

    This religion interests me. Can anyone give me their opinions on it good or bad and some of the Mormon beliefs that prove or disprove this religion.

    1. video lost profile image59
      video lostposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      It's a deviation of deviations and must not be followed.

      1. Pearldiver profile image80
        Pearldiverposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Well I guess as a Freemason recruiter.... You would know! Why don't you write some hubs.... so we can understand your point of view? hmm

        1. frogdropping profile image83
          frogdroppingposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          Ohhhhh the thought PD. Scares the bejesus from some folks. They just prefer to get scary about jesus. Much easier wink

    2. spiderpam profile image76
      spiderpamposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Don't do it.

      1. Evolution Guy profile image59
        Evolution Guyposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Mormonism has the coolest underwear. And they believe that jesus was a liar - so - go for it dude. wink

        1. spiderpam profile image76
          spiderpamposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          Bye mark

        2. Misha profile image70
          Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          I heard they can have several wives? I'm all for it! lol

          1. profile image49
            badcompany77posted 9 years agoin reply to this

            Yeah but they give all their money to the church and they travel around doors in pairs of 2 males, you still in ?

            1. Misha profile image70
              Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

              Nah, count me out then wink

              1. profile image49
                badcompany77posted 9 years agoin reply to this

                Thought so, always a bad side as well Misha smile

              2. Eaglekiwi profile image79
                Eaglekiwiposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                Misha wants to be sole visitor lol

          2. Lee Boolean profile image61
            Lee Booleanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

            are you insane? more than one mother in law??? ???? ???

            1. Misha profile image70
              Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

              Umm, this just did not cross my mind. yikes Thank you! lol

              1. Evolution Guy profile image59
                Evolution Guyposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                Several wives. Several mother's in law.

                No one is seeing the positive here.

                They will be too busy fighting with each other to give you a hard time.

                Plus the underwear,,,,,

                I'm in. lol

                And they hate jesus........

                1. Lee Boolean profile image61
                  Lee Booleanposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                  and they will discuss, in grave detail, your performance.... hmm, those underpants had better be snug...

    3. spiderpam profile image76
      spiderpamposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      If you want to know Jesus, you don't need a religion to do that just repent turn away from your sins ask Him to enter your heart, and trust in Jesus Christ alone for your salvation.

      If you want to know the truth about LDS ask an ex-LDS member.

      Truth from an Ex mormon.

      Mormon vs. Christians.

      Why Mormons are not Christian.

      No Religion will get you to Heaven. All you need is Jesus. Be Blessed on your journey to Him.

      1. Pr0metheus profile image59
        Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        I just laughed out loud!

        Hi Badco!

        1. profile image49
          badcompany77posted 9 years agoin reply to this

          hi my friend, hope all is going well with you. I have decided to go back down the humor road, tis my calling !

          1. Pr0metheus profile image59
            Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

            Haha, I see no problem with that....



            P.S. Half of my family is mormon - they're crazy!

            1. spiderpam profile image76
              spiderpamposted 9 years agoin reply to this

              Now it all makes sense.

              1. Pr0metheus profile image59
                Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                O yea?  They weren't the ones who made me read the bible.

                1. spiderpam profile image76
                  spiderpamposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                  You were dooped by a cult and now you're bitter. They made you read they bible then tell told you couldn't really trust it so they gave you 3 other books that contradict. So you got fed up and threw the baby out with bathwater. Happens all the time. Religion is not God.

                  1. Pr0metheus profile image59
                    Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                    You haven't read a word I've typed.

                    They didn't make me read the bible.  I've never been mormon and I never will be.  I've never read the book of JCOLDS.  I believe in god.  YES, I BELIEVE IN GOD.

                    You don't know me, so get off your high horse.

                    Care to try again?  Kthxbai

            2. profile image49
              badcompany77posted 9 years agoin reply to this

              At least they have something to believe in my friend, sometimes in life that is half the battle. I respect anybodys belief, tis one thing I have learnt from living in a relgious divide !

              1. Pr0metheus profile image59
                Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                I don't either, as long as they've thought about the implications of their beliefs.  Blind subservience is a recipe for disaster.

                1. profile image49
                  badcompany77posted 9 years agoin reply to this

                  Nice saying, I like it !

    4. dutchman1951 profile image59
      dutchman1951posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      you would do well to go to the Later Day Saints web site, and research it for yourself. That way no false stuff or rumors.

      Jon

  2. econtribwriter profile image52
    econtribwriterposted 9 years ago

    I'm a Mormon. What do you want to know?

  3. econtribwriter profile image52
    econtribwriterposted 9 years ago

    Better yet... I'll write a hub about it.

  4. neocobra5 profile image59
    neocobra5posted 9 years ago

    better yet i would just like a general rundown on Mormon beliefs from both sides Mormon and not.

  5. topgunjager profile image60
    topgunjagerposted 9 years ago

    From what i've heard, they believe that magic underpants will protect them from knives, fires and all that harmful stuff, is that true?smile

    1. Pearldiver profile image80
      Pearldiverposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      No......... that is templeware - similar to tupperware!

  6. elayne001 profile image82
    elayne001posted 9 years ago

    I am a Mormon. Most people think that is the name of our church. Mormon is a nickname. The correct name of the church is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints or LDS. We believe in the Bible as far as it is translated correctly and also in the Book of Mormon. The church has a website at: lds.org
    There you can find out much more about the church I belong to.
    The first link is "About the Church"

    Regarding the comment made by topgunjager, there are many misconceptions about the LDS church. If you really want to find out, look at the website I mentioned.

    Another hubber wrote about the garments at:
    http://hubpages.com/hub/whydomormonswea … armentslds

    Hopefully that helps you to understand the "Mormons" better.

    1. prettydarkhorse profile image63
      prettydarkhorseposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      thank you elayne001, will go and look at that site....

  7. Bentley Life profile image60
    Bentley Lifeposted 9 years ago

    Its a family thing with them They like having many women and one husband as partners. that's kool, but it can get problematic if you don't have enough training how to successfully manage this situation.

    They are very successful and  exiting group families that keep to themselves and avoid US Law. They don't lke the us government that much and they think that the government are lyres.

  8. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 9 years ago

    Um...hubs are on HubPages, not scribd...

  9. topgunjager profile image60
    topgunjagerposted 9 years ago

    I read some Mormon views about dark skin, any Mormons out there want to explain?

  10. Daniel Carter profile image73
    Daniel Carterposted 9 years ago

    You don't got to a Jew to find out what Catholics believe. Same with Mormons, people. Ex Mormons grind axes. It's only half true. If you want the full picture, you gotta find a Mormon. They're everywhere.

    I have know lots of people who are devout Mormons. They are really no different than most religions. There are nutty zealots who would rival the fanatics in the religion forum, and there are people who just simple, down-to-earth, good neighbors. You get the whole collection of nuts with them as you do with any other religion. No difference, I think

  11. torimari profile image69
    torimariposted 9 years ago

    Apparently they wear some holy underwear (the men do) that must always touch their body. So if they change into fresh undies (they are like underwear with legs or something), they have to have one foot in the dirty one while they put the clean one on...once it is half way on, they can remove the old one. I don't know...my teacher talked about it, hehe.

    All Mormons I've met have been pretty cool.

    1. profile image49
      badcompany77posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Sounds like yer speaking from experience Tori lol !

  12. profile image49
    badcompany77posted 9 years ago

    Let her go my young friend, just leave it !

  13. topgunjager profile image60
    topgunjagerposted 9 years ago

    Can someone please explain the views of mormons towards dark skin?smile

    1. Pr0metheus profile image59
      Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Up until very recently they did not approve of blacks at all.  They viewed them as inferior.  This is one of the reasons my father chose not to be a Mormon.  They now renounce the idea that blacks are inferior (or at least they say they do), but I wouldn't trust that.

      1. topgunjager profile image60
        topgunjagerposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        I heard someone saying that having dark skin is being evil and that the darkness of the skin fades as a person changes and embrace God. Do they really believe that?

        1. Pr0metheus profile image59
          Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          I don't know about the skin changing thing.  I do know they think it is a mark of sin.

          1. topgunjager profile image60
            topgunjagerposted 9 years agoin reply to this

            thanks

            1. Pr0metheus profile image59
              Pr0metheusposted 9 years agoin reply to this

              Sure, just an FYI that tends to be the view of the older people (from what I've seen).  The mormons I know that are younger than 50 years old don't really have that belief.

 
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