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Are Mormons Christians?

This is a common question.  Many Christians think that the Latter-day Saint Church is simply another denomination, just like Southern Baptists or United Methodists.  It is simply one branch of the Christian tree.  This is not surprising.  The LDS Church has spent a lot of money in the past several decades to promote this idea.  They changed their logo to emphasize the words “Jesus Christ.”  They promote the Book of Mormon as “Another Testament of Jesus Christ.”  They have TV ads and promotional materials that present Mormons as clean cut, family-oriented, conservative Christians.  And their marketing campaign has worked.  Many, if not most, people think that Mormons are Christians. Continue reading

Visiting A Mormon Temple

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) is building temples with increasing frequency.  They will be dedicating new temples in Colorado and Wyoming later this month (October 2016).  They will be dedicating a temple in Connecticut in November.  Temples are currently under construction in Rome, Paris, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, South Africa, Congo and Portugal.  They just recently dedicated a new temple in Philadelphia. Continue reading