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LDS Conference April 1975 – Faith Is Not An Easy Solution To Life’s Problems.

For part of last year I participated in the General Conference Odyssey, but had to stop because of time constraints and other priorities. The project is ongoing and in 2017 I will be attempting to contribute again as time permits. … Continue reading

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LDS Conference October 1971- Elder Hinckley and Persistence in Faith

This post is part of the ongoing General Conference Odyssey project. My previous contributions can be found here. Posts by other bloggers writing about the October 1971 General Conference today are linked at the end of this post.  You can also visit the project … Continue reading

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Disagreeing with LDS Prophets and Apostles vs Losing Confidence in Them

Among some members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, it has become increasingly common to openly and publicly criticize teachings, directions, decisions, and policies of the prophets and apostles of the church. I recognize that this trend is … Continue reading

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LDS Conference April 1971 – A Rebuke from President Harold B. Lee and Debunking the Iron Rod vs Liahona Taxonomy

In this week’s installment of our ongoing series reading sermons from past General Conferences of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we are looking at the Sunday Afternoon Session of the April 1971 conference. Posts by other bloggers … Continue reading

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God’s Human Delivery System – Sustaining Living Prophets, Seers, and Revelators

  The following is a slightly edited copy of remarks I gave in the sacrament meeting service of my LDS congregation today. Long time readers will recognize some parts that were adapted from previous essays.   Regarding personal testimony in … Continue reading

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