How We Know Shem Wasn’t Melchizedek, Part II, and What it Means for Christianity

By Scott S. Mitchell In a previous essay, I laid out the evidence demonstrating why Shem and the ancient high priest Melchizedek couldn't have been the same person, contrary to popular Mormon belief.  See Why Melchizedek wasn’t Shem, and Why it Does and Doesn’t Matter, elsewhere on this website.  By reading further information on this subject, … Continue reading How We Know Shem Wasn’t Melchizedek, Part II, and What it Means for Christianity

The Book of Abraham: Fully Discredited by LDS Church History, the Bible and the Book of Mormon

(Note:  The following letter was sent by M. S. Brothers to seven apostles of the LDS Church in 2014.  No response was ever received.) Dear Brethren:      I’m writing these letters because I believe you seven recipients possess the spirituality and intellectual objectivity to assure that in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day … Continue reading The Book of Abraham: Fully Discredited by LDS Church History, the Bible and the Book of Mormon