The Mormon Use of Water instead of Wine in the Sacrament

(Note to reader:  The text below was the latter part of a letter sent to seven LDS apostles in late 2014.  No response was ever received.) Related to the subject matter above [concerning the baptism of eight-year-old children], though admittedly not as important, is the practice of using water for the sacrament instead of using … Continue reading The Mormon Use of Water instead of Wine in the Sacrament

The Baptism of Eight-year-old Children Against God’s Will

  THE PROHIBITION AGAINST BAPTIZING LITTLE CHILDREN CONTAINED WITHIN THE BOOK OF MORMON IS IGNORED AND CONTRADICTED BY THE LDS TEACHING AND PRACTICE OF BAPTIZING EIGHT-YEAR-OLDS It would be difficult, indeed, to find a scriptural and doctrinal conflict more starkly defined than the contrast between the teaching in the Book of Mormon against baptizing little … Continue reading The Baptism of Eight-year-old Children Against God’s Will