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by Bonfire
Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: Doctrinal Discussion
Topic: Nauvoo Expositor
Replies: 12
Views: 488

Re: Nauvoo Expositor

THE LAST MAN. BY THOMAS CAMPBELL. All worldly shapes shall meet in gloom, The sun himself shall die, Before this mortal shall assume Its immortality! I saw a vision in my sleep, That gave my spirit strength to sweep Adown the gulf of time! I saw the last of human mould, That shall creation's death ...
by Bonfire
Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: The Coffee Shop
Topic: Mormon Transhumanist Association
Replies: 6
Views: 331

Re: Mormon Transhumanist Association

Looks very ambiguous in its beliefs…sorry to nit pick. Serious question though is how does a group strongly linking itself and exaltation to science and technology reconcile this with its belief in scriptures brought forth by a prophet that contradict everything we know from a scientific perspectiv...
by Bonfire
Sat Jun 12, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Doctrinal Discussion
Topic: Nauvoo Expositor
Replies: 12
Views: 488

Re: Nauvoo Expositor

The “law” of the land should always be subject to God’s law and not the other way around. Therefore, Joseph was totally in the right and should not have been sent off to jail because God’s law is the higher law and the officials should have known that and the fact that they arrested him just proves...
by Bonfire
Thu Jun 10, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Doctrinal Discussion
Topic: Nauvoo Expositor
Replies: 12
Views: 488

Re: Nauvoo Expositor

Further into the text in the Resolutions section you'll read that the writer's of the Nauvoo Expositor also decried: • The real estate speculation which the leaders of the church have participated in under the guise of temple construction funds, investment, and insurance. (Resolved 6, 9, 10) • The s...
by Bonfire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Doctrinal Discussion
Topic: Nauvoo Expositor
Replies: 12
Views: 488

Nauvoo Expositor

Have you ever felt inclined to read the 1844 singled edition of the Nauvoo Expositor? There is a scanned archive of the document available on archive.org which you can access here . If you take the time to read this fine publication then you will witness for yourself that those who decried the actio...
by Bonfire
Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: The Coffee Shop
Topic: Mormon Transhumanist Association
Replies: 6
Views: 331

Mormon Transhumanist Association

Since finding new order mormon and the loving members of this community ten years ago while on my mission I have continued my pursuit of understanding faith and God. The Mormon Transhumanist Association has helped broaden my horizons, along with the LDS/Mormon Anarchist communities. Without faith an...
by Bonfire
Sat Oct 29, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi, I'm Bonfire from the old forums
Replies: 8
Views: 2235

Hi, I'm Bonfire from the old forums

Hey, I was looking for the old forums where I posted of enduring my crisis of faith while being a missionary. This has always been a wonderful and caring community, so I hope to return some of the kindness I have received (: