I know for myself that my religion teaches principles that follow the teachings of Christ and that my religion is true. Should the church do more to prevent it? There are two practices of the church that should be made aware to those who are having a problem with baptisms for the dead.
But what we do not get involved in is political parties. Jacob reads as follows:. How can you compare the relationship of consenting adults to inanimate objects?
They excommunicate practicing polygamists. You are comparing God, your creator; to Santa Claus.
Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints believe that baptisms for the dead, just like baptisms of the living, are only of force when the individual in question accepts the ordinance. The fact is, we look to Jesus as our Savior and Redeemer. And yes, Mormonism may be problematic for him going forward.
You are being sucked in if this is what you believe. But dark skinned Italian-Americans is a whole other matter. Actually, as a non-Mormon it would be refreshing to hear the opinion of a non-Mormon expert, but also a Mormon.