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Baptism for the DeadDid Jesus Establish Baptism for The Dead? by Luke P. Wilson
An Examination of "Baptism for the Dead" by James Patrick Holding
Book of MormonThe Bible and Mormon Doctrine By Carol Avery Forseth
The Bible or the Book of Mormon? Do you know how to show a Mormon person the difference in reliability between the Bible and the Book of Mormon? Find out here. By Greg Koukl.
The Book of Mormon by Rob Bowman
Challenging The Book Of Mormon Article by PFO
Contradictions Between the Book of Mormon and the Bible by Luke P. Wilson
Facts & Feelings: Evaluating the Book of Mormon by Sharon Doty
Should Christians Pray About The Book of Mormon? by Ron Rhodes
Mormon Scriptures - GeneralChanges to Latter-day Scripture "LDS Leaders Have Made Thousands of Changes to Mormon Scriptures — Why?"
Many people are unaware that over the years the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church) has made thousands of changes to its scriptures. LDS leaders have added and deleted words and tampered with previously published revelations by writing in new material and falsely attributing it to an earlier date. What follows are examples of some of the most significant revisions made to the Book of Mormon, the Doctrine and Covenants, and the Pearl of Great Price. Within this article are links to scanned images of these historical documents from the 1830s.
Mormon TemplesAre Mormon Temples Christian?
The Mormon Temple Endowment Ceremony "Revised in 1990 by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints" Introduction by Jerald and Sandra Tanner from their work Evolution of the Mormon Temple Ceremony 1842 - 1990
The Old Testament Temple and New Testament Faith " Are Mormon Temples an Extension of the Biblical Temple?" By Luke P. Wilson
General / MiscellaenousDid Jesus advocate that man could become God in John 10:34? by Ron Rhodes
The Differences Between Mormon Salvation & Biblical Salvation by Sharon Doty
How to have your name removed from Mormon Church records The LDS Church makes leaving the church needlessly difficult. Those who leave and wish to have their names removed from the official church membership records are made to jump through multiple hoops. Therefore, various web sites provide helpful instructions. Here's the information you need.
No, I'm Not Your Brother. But A Little Honesty Would Be Nice Anyway by James White
LDS Profile Compiled by Watchman Fellowship
Mormonism and the Question of Truth Any Christian who attempts to dialogue with Mormons soon discovers that questions about truth present a fundamental barrier to communication. Latayne C. Scott, who spent many years in the Mormon Church before becoming a Christian, describes nine critical differences between Mormon and Christian concepts of, and approaches to, truth.
Mormons: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints What Mormons don't tell you upfront... Article on the Dialog Center site
Philosophical Problems with the Mormon Concept of God by Dr. Francis J. Beckwith
The Semantic Divide: an evaluation of Mormon Semantics by Steve Bright.
Six Reasons Why Mormonism Can't Be True Christianity by Ralph F. Wilson
Strategies Of The Mormon Church by Janis Hutchinson
Terminology Differences by Sandra Tanner
Whenever an evangelical Christian and a Latter-day Saint engage in a doctrinal discussion they encounter the problem of terminology. LDS leaders use the standard vocabulary of Christianity but with radically different definitions. A Christian should never take for granted that his/her LDS friend understands common Christian terms in the biblical way. [...] The following list of Christian terms will be defined by LDS sources and then by biblical quotes. While this is not a complete list of terminology differences, it will cover the most basic ones. For a more detailed look at terminology differences, see The Counterfeit Gospel of Mormonism.
Testing the Creation Model of the LDS Church "An examination of what the LDS church teaches about the world and how it came to be. The LDS creation model is compared to that revealed by modern science", a slideshow presented by GodAndScience.org
Testing "New" Revelation Is a "burning in the heart" a good way to test claims of revelation? Find out why objective evidence always wins over subjective feelings. By Greg Koukl
To Those Who Are Investigating Mormonism An ex-Mormon's excellent compilation of information Mormons and non-Mormons should know. Includes hundreds of links.
What to Do about Your LDS Friends By Carol Avery Forseth
Why Do Most Churches Say That Mormonism Is Not Christian? An article on Christiananswers.net.
Why the LDS Church is a Cult "Theological Differences Between Christian and LDS Doctrines" by Rich Deem, of GodAndScience.org
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