The narcissist prizes attention, the psychopath is a sadist, the addict cares only for comfort and pleasure a true christian seeks to conform to god's will a self-centered man exalts his own will. Mormon vs biblical teachings about jesus bible quotations are from the new american standard version for information on sources of mormon quotations, see the section titled mormon documents . The contradictions between the book of mormon and the bible constitute a most serious obstacle to accepting the book of mormon as latter-day scripture supplemental to the bible 1 the book of mormon teaches that little children are not capable of sin because they do not have a sinful nature (moroni 8:8. Take up the bible, compare the religion of the latter-day saints with it and see if it will stand the test (brigham young, may 18, 1873, journal of discourses, vol 16, page 46) following is a comparison between christian doctrine and mormon doctrine it will become very obvious that mormonism. Mormonism: christianity: many gods joseph smith taught, i have always declared god to be a distinct personage, jesus christ a separate and distinct personage from god the father, and that the holy ghost was a distinct personage and a spirit: and these three constitute three distinct personages and three gods (teachings of the prophet joseph smith, 370 emphasis added.
Mormonism vs christianity essay mormonism vs christianity emily woods 11th bible mrs kelly february 8, 2013 mormons not only believe in the book of mormon, doctrine and covenants, and the pearl of great price, but also in the bible. Are mormons protestants no, but their founder, joseph smith, came from a protestant background, and protestant presuppositions form part of the basis of mormonism still, it isn't correct to call mormons protestants, because doing so implies they hold to the essentials of christianity—what c. Mormonism is a term defining the religious beliefs and practices of members of the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints, also known as mormons mormonism describes the doctrines of the church that were restored to the earth through the prophet joseph smith when asked what mormonism is. You may have heard me say this before, but for the benefit of this post, i'll say it again: there are some shocking similarities between islam and mormonism.
In reality, no part of the mormon message is biblically christian or the biblical gospel (the good news of jesus christ as portrayed in the bible) on a fundamental level, christianity is different from every religion. Mormonism has been and continues to be criticized by some christian fundamentalists because of its peculiar beliefs and doctrines although many of the doctrines do strongly distinguish mormonism from any other christian faith, the belief that jesus of nazareth is the christ, the lord and savior. The church of jesus christ of latter-day saints is in the media spotlight lately, leaving many wondering what mormons really believe versus what they publicly state a lot of rumors surround the religion, with suggestions that mormons believe lucifer is the brother of jesus, or that everyone is a. Following is a comparison between christian doctrine and mormon doctrine it will become very obvious that mormonism does not agree with the bible in fact, mormonism uses the same words found in christianity, but it redefines them.
The differ at the very definitions the mormon 'god the father' is understood to be an exalted being a being that at one time was perhaps like you and i but was exalted to deity by his god. Mormonism vs christianity i'm in a relationship with a mormon i coming from a christian background find it hard to see how he can believe in something that has little facts to back it up. Mormon doctrine vs christian doctrine the mormon doctrine of god does not correspond to the christian doctrine of the trinity mormonism rejects the central logic of this doctrine (one god in three eternal persons) and develops its own doctrine of god - a doctrine that bears practically no resemblance to trinitarian theology.
Latter-day saints do not accept the creeds, confessions, and formulations of post-new testament christianity the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints does not descend through the historical line of traditional christianity. Mormonism is a modern day, man-made, polytheistic, god-making, jesus-demoting religion invented by joseph smith in the early 1800s that is made up today of very nice people who've been led to turn their back on the traditional, orthodox doctrines of christianity as revealed in the bible. (editor's note: many of the references in our articles on mormonism are mormon publications, such as mormon doctrine, articles of faith, doctrines of salvation, history of the church, doctrine and covenants, and so forth.
Mormons vs christians there is a continuous growth in the sprouting and blooming of various religion denominations all over the world for someone who is looking for a religious institution to be a part of, the current situation can pose a good amount of problem. Mormons don't adhere to the seven tenants of christianity, but those were defined several hundred years after christ existed mormons take a different interpretation of the trinity, but they still worship christ.
Catholicism is the largest denomination of christianityall catholics are christians, but not all christians are catholics a christian refers to a follower of jesus christ who may be a catholic, protestant, gnostic, mormon, evangelical, anglican or orthodox, or follower of another branch of the religion. In mormon theology, works means obeying the commands of the mormon hierarchy thus, mormons believe they are saved by christ plus obedience to the commands of the mormon church now that we have our terms defined, let us consider what you have said thank you for replying i maintain, thru nt teachings, that both faith and works are necessary. The pew survey found evangelicals evenly split on whether mormonism is a christian religion of those evangelicals who say mormonism is not christian, some fear it will advance mormonism and blur.