On Sat, 12 Jul 2003 14:12:11 -0600 Steven Montgomery <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > At 10:44 AM 7/12/2003, Paul wrote: > > >John, > > > >President Bensen is dead. What he said has no bearing anymore > regarding > >the direction and present condition of the Church, let alone the > future > >direction. This responsibility lies upon the shoulders of the > current > >leadership. > > > >If the Church is still under condemnation for not reading the Book > of > >Mormon, the Lord will tell us through his prophet. Otherwise, we > are > >collectively in the clear. > > > >Paul O > >[EMAIL PROTECTED] > > I don't agree. The Lord, who trumps all the prophets of God, past, > present > and future, first gave this revelation in 1832. Since that time > Joseph > Smith, who was the instrument through which the revelation came is > dead and > so is every other prophet except our current living prophet. Since > Joseph > Smith is dead, are we to believe that this revelation is no longer > binding? > I don't agree with your logic. President Benson said the > condemnation was > still in effect. I believe him. Just because President Benson is > dead and > no longer around does not mean the curse is dead. Silence from our > current > Prophet does not necessarily mean the curse is no longer in effect.
Ok, ok. No need to roast me over the coals. ;-) What has President Hinckley said about this stuff during his Presidency? Have you thought of that? Paul O [EMAIL PROTECTED] ________________________________________________________________ The best thing to hit the internet in years - Juno SpeedBand! Surf the web up to FIVE TIMES FASTER! Only $14.95/ month - visit www.juno.com to sign up today! ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// /// ZION LIST CHARTER: Please read it at /// /// http://www.zionsbest.com/charter.html /// ///////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// ==^================================================================ This email was sent to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] EASY UNSUBSCRIBE click here: http://topica.com/u/?aaP9AU.bWix1n.YXJjaGl2 Or send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] TOPICA - Start your own email discussion group. FREE! http://www.topica.com/partner/tag02/create/index2.html ==^================================================================