The Righteous Offering of the Sons of Levi–2000 Years Ago

Mormons believe that on May 15, 1829, John the Baptist appeared to Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery and conferred the Aaronic Priesthood. ¬†According to Joseph Smith, the angel declared that this priesthood, which Mormons teach is the authority to act in God's name to do such things as baptize, "shall never be taken again from … Continue reading The Righteous Offering of the Sons of Levi–2000 Years Ago

In Retrospect, what Russell M. Nelson Might Wish He’d Said at his Press Conference

At a January 16, 2018 press conference following his introduction to the world as the new President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Russell M. Nelson was asked by Peggy Fletcher Stack what he would do to bring women, people of color and international members into Church decision-making. ¬†Stack had preceded this … Continue reading In Retrospect, what Russell M. Nelson Might Wish He’d Said at his Press Conference