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Mormon Beliefs

Are you looking for authentic beliefs held by members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? Members of this church are sometimes called Mormons. Check these articles for an introduction to their beliefs as outlined by ordinary Mormons.

christus-jesus-christ-mormonBasic Mormon Beliefs: The thirteen Articles of Faith provide a solid outline of essential Mormon beliefs.

Jesus Christ: Do Mormons believe in Jesus Christ? What do they believe about Him?

Grace and Works: Do Mormons believe you are saved by grace or by works? The answer might surprise you.

The Bible and Other Scriptures: Why do Mormons believe we need more than just the Bible? Do the Mormons use the Bible as well as the Book of Mormon?

Apostasy, Reformation, and Restoration: How the apostasy happened, why the reformation leaders are honored by Mormons, and how all of this led to a restoration.

Eternal Families: Mormons believe families are central to God’s plan and are meant to last forever.

Mormon temples: What happens inside Mormon temples? Why can’t non-Mormons go inside?

How Mormon Beliefs Inform Leadership: What is it about Mormonism that turns so many Mormons into leaders?

Joseph Smith and Other Prophets:  Why do Mormons think we still need prophets? What does a Mormon prophet do?

Morality and the Public Square:: Do churches have a right to speak out on political issues that involve morality?

Mormons and America: Myths and facts about Mormon teachings on America.

Meet Some Mormons: Mormons are living all around the world in diverse cultures. Get to know some unique individuals.

The founder of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Joseph Smith, wrote, “The fundamental principles of our religion are … concerning Jesus Christ that He died was buried, and rose again the third day, and ascended into heaven; all other things which pertain to our religion are only appendages to it.”

In addition to the above, Latter-day Saints believe unequivocally that:

1. Jesus Christ is the Savior of the world and the Son of our loving Heavenly Father.

2. Christ’s Atonement allows mankind to be saved from their sins and return to live with God and their families forever.

3. Christ’s original Church as described in the New Testament has been restored in modern times.

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