Mormons are a highly disciplined group, known to follow the dictates of the Church hierarchy with little question. Mormons believe that the President of their Church is a prophet that receives direct revelations from God. Direct revelations lead to some startling reversals in Mormon doctrines and practice such as polygamy, though some, including Romney’s paternal grandparents continued to practice it. Another…Continue
Added by Charles Miller on August 29, 2012 at 10:28am — No Comments
The last installment compared Mitt Romney’s statement of faith to Kennedy’s address to the Houston Ministerial Association in 1960. This time, we will examine just a few features of Romney’s Mormon faith.…Continue
Added by Charles Miller on August 27, 2012 at 8:42am — No Comments
This post is the first installment of a three-part series examining the question: Is it fair to question Mitt Romney's Mormonism?
“[T]he kingdom of God... is to be a POLITICAL INSTITUTION THAT SHALL HOLD SWAY OVER ALL THE EARTH; TO WHICH ALL OTHER GOVERNMENTS WILL BE SUBORDINATE AND BY WHICH THEY WILL BE DOMINATED.” B. H Roberts, The Rise and Fall of Nauvoo, 1900, p. 180 …Continue