What Exactly is Mormonism?

There are frequent mentions of Mormonism in the national, political and cultural news. But what exactly is Mormonism?

Christians are given a clear charge and warning in 1 John 4:1.

Do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world.

This sermon provides a brief survey of Mormon history and evaluates seven distinctive points of Mormon doctrine (view of history, man, God, Christ, atonement, salvation, and revelation).

Thousands of years ago, God’s people were encouraged to evaluate the accuracy of one who would claim to prophetically speak in the name of the Lord (Deut 18:20-22). And so this sermon asks:

  1. Do the doctrines of Mormonism harmonize with God-revealed Scripture?
  2. Have Mormon prophecies come to pass?

Do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits…

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