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<p>Many question who Mormons really are. Mitt Romney's entrance into the political run for President gives this old question new life. This book answers that question and also the question, "Are Mormons Christian?"</p><br/><p>Is Mormonism a cult, a Christian sect or a world religion? What has given the church its appeal? What does it teach? Many people have a vague notion that Mormon teachings are unusual but that Mormons themselves are wholesome and prosperous. Written in plain language and in a conversational style, The Vision of Mormonism provides the reader with an understanding of the core ideas and practices of Mormons today.</p><br/> <p>This book, though touching here or there upon history and culture, deals principally with the teachings and beliefs of the Latter-day Saints in order for the readers to decide for themselves whether or to what extent Latter-day Saints fit on the Christian landscape or are entitled the Christian label. While it does not go into great lengths to set forth the history of the most successful indigenous American religious body, it does speak at length of the twenty-first century Mormon Church, of the Church as it exists today.</p>>

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<p>Many question who Mormons really are. Mitt Romney's entrance into the political run for President gives this old question new life. This book answers that question and also the question, "Are Mormons Christian?"</p><br/><p>Is Mormonism a cult, a Christian sect or a world religion? What has given the church its appeal? What does it teach? Many people have a vague notion that Mormon teachings are unusual but that Mormons themselves are wholesome and prosperous. Written in plain language and in a conversational style, The Vision of Mormonism provides the reader with an understanding of the core ideas and practices of Mormons today.</p><br/> <p>This book, though touching here or there upon history and culture, deals principally with the teachings and beliefs of the Latter-day Saints in order for the readers to decide for themselves whether or to what extent Latter-day Saints fit on the Christian landscape or are entitled the Christian label. While it does not go into great lengths to set forth the history of the most successful indigenous American religious body, it does speak at length of the twenty-first century Mormon Church, of the Church as it exists today.</p>>

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TABLE OF CONTENTS      Introduction Mere Followers of ChristChapter 1, Eternal BeingChapter 2, A Purpose to It AllChapter 3, Old-Time ReligionChapter 4, A Wretch Like MeChapter 5, Justified and RebornChapter 6, The Work of the SpiritChapter 7, 1+1+1 = ?Chapter 8, Who Needs a Church?Chapter 9, Who's a Cult?Chapter 10,  By What Authority?Chapter 11, Is That in the Bible?Chapter 12,  Solid Doctrine or Pop Theology?Chapter 13, Body and MindChapter 14, Pure ReligionChapter 15, Some Things Just Don't ChangeChapter 16, On KnowingChapter 17, Conversion to the FaithChapter 18, Exclusive and InclusiveChapter 19, Unto All NationsChapter 20, The City of GodChapter 21, Hard IssuesChapter 22, "If a Man Die..." Chapter 23, Who Has Heard of Jesus?Chapter 24, Never-Ending RelationshipsChapter 25, Many MansionsChapter 26, Acquiring the Divine NatureChapter 27, A Foretaste of HeavenChapter 28, What of Joseph Smith?CONCLUSION: Into the Mainstream?BIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX

 

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ISBN:
9781557788689
Author:
Millet, Robert L.
Publisher:
Paragon House Publishers
Subject:
Mormon church
Subject:
Doctrines
Subject:
Christianity - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saomts (
Subject:
Christianity - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (
Subject:
Mormon Church -- Doctrines.
Subject:
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Subject:
Christianity - Mormonism
Subject:
Christianity
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Visions of Reality
Publication Date:
20071031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9.07 x 6.36 x 0.74 in

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<p>Many question who Mormons really are. Mitt Romney's entrance into the political run for President gives this old question new life. This book answers that question and also the question, "Are Mormons Christian?"</p><br/><p>Is Mormonism a cult, a Christian sect or a world religion? What has given the church its appeal? What does it teach? Many people have a vague notion that Mormon teachings are unusual but that Mormons themselves are wholesome and prosperous. Written in plain language and in a conversational style, The Vision of Mormonism provides the reader with an understanding of the core ideas and practices of Mormons today.</p><br/> <p>This book, though touching here or there upon history and culture, deals principally with the teachings and beliefs of the Latter-day Saints in order for the readers to decide for themselves whether or to what extent Latter-day Saints fit on the Christian landscape or are entitled the Christian label. While it does not go into great lengths to set forth the history of the most successful indigenous American religious body, it does speak at length of the twenty-first century Mormon Church, of the Church as it exists today.</p>>
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