White and his ministry as a major witnessing tool for confronting latterday saints. Attempts to spread the word about the ces letter and media response elder christofferson quote. My letter to elder holland re book of mormon heres your reply, assuming youre still a member. Defending the fundamentals of christian truth and exposing any system which. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg. The letters are meant for a young mormon who is familiar with mormon life but green in their faith.
Brother phillips, the stake presidency is considering formal disciplinary action in your behalf, including the possibility of disfellowship or excommunication, because you are reported to have participated in conduct unbecoming a members of the church and evil speaking of the lords anointed. Elder allen stated that in the 1830s the general membership of the church knew little, if anything, about it. Incorporating the most recent research and solid biblical truth, letters to a mormon elder is a series of personal letters written to a fictional mormon missionary. Books letters to a mormon elder watchman fellowship, inc.
The salamander letter was a controversial document about the history of the latterday saint movement that later proved to be a forgery. An eagle scout, returned missionary, byu alumnus, jeremy was married in the san diego temple with. More letters to a young mormon, this time from deseret book. White james white engages in scholarly debate with leading apologists, seeking not only to show the clear light of truth upon error, but to encourage the christian in their faith and their own apologetic responsibility. My letter to elder holland re book of mormon very long. Ces letter my search for answers to my mormon doubts. Letter, the church continued buying fakes from hofmann and elder. Ces letter is one latterday saints honest quest to get official answers from the lds church on its troubling origins, history, and practices. Jeremy runnells was offered an opportunity to discuss his own doubts with a director of the church educational system ces and was assured that his doubts could be resolved. I to the elders of the church of the latterday saints. He has authored more than a dozen books, including letters to a mormon elder, the king james only controversy, the forgotten trinity, the potters freedom, and the god who justifies.
The book of mormon by church of jesus christ of latterday. A new edition of a classic volume on a vital subject for o. The letter was one of hundreds of documents concerning the history of lds. The letter deserves to be read, both in and out of the lds community. Criticism of mormonismbooksletters to a mormon elder. The book of mormon and the growth of printing in america. Joseph and other elders of the church to pray to receive. As their relationship deepens the discussion about mormon theology. He is an elder of the phoenix reformed baptist church, and is married to kelli, and has two children, joshua and summer. James whites book letters to a mormon elder is clearly regarded at least by mr.
Letters to a mormon elder is a series of personal letters written to a fictional mormon missionary. What are 1769 king james version edition errors doing in the book of mormon. I imagined myself writing these letters to my own children and struggled, in relation to how we talk about things at church, to say my own piece about what it means to be as a mormon free, ambitious, repentant, faithful, informed, prayerful. Equipping and encouraging christians to think more clearly about their faith. Criticism of mormonismbooksletters to a mormon elder fairmormon. Mormon letters is a crossword puzzle clue that we have spotted 5 times. Examining the teaching and theology of the church of jesus christ of latterday saints, the book brings a relational approach to material usually presented in textbook style. Letters, revelations, reports of discourses, minutes, etc. This pdf file has been programmed for easy navigation using the following. In a more conversational style than other apologetics works, white writes about issues of bible translation, the atonement, the person of jesus christ and the accuracy of the book of mormon, among other issues. The record book titled kirtland elders certificates includes nearly four hundred licenses attesting that a. Petersons some reflections on that letter to a ces director fairmormons response to debunking fairmormon.202 307 826 853 126 122 549 63 861 106 602 358 1249 428 1387 1030 1104 1473 157 244 881 1032 1137 1436 878 206 779 637 1022 95 399 1429 1341 1354 799 224 651