Tag Archives: Heavenly Father

Ephesians 1 – A Temple Text

Ephesians 1 is all about who we were in the Pre-earth Council and who God the Father is in relation to us… this is set in the context of First Temple Israelite religion and in the modern Holy Temple I … Continue reading

Posted in deification, Gifts, Glory, God, God the Father, Grace, Jesus Christ, Paul, Symbolism, temples, The Divine Council, Understanding Paul | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Doctrinal Exposition by the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles

The Father and the Son: A Doctrinal Exposition by the First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles From Improvement Era, Aug. 1916, 934–42; capitalization, punctuation, paragraphing, and spelling standardized. In the early 1900s, some discussion arose among Church … Continue reading

Posted in God, God the Father, Holy Ghost, Jesus Christ, Student questions | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Father and the Son appear to members of The School of the Prophets

The Father and the Son appear to members of The School of the Prophets Kirtland, Ohio 1833 Zebedee Coltrin, a member of the School of the Prophets records: At one of these meetings after the organization of the school, (the … Continue reading

Posted in Church History, Doctrine and Covenants, Evidences, Faith, Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, Leadership, Pioneer stories, Prophets, Visions | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Heavenly Father

                      See also: Deification, Divinization, Theosis God is an exalted man Heavenly Father and Heavenly Mother How God lost his body Jesus reveals the Father The nature of God The … Continue reading

Posted in Fatherhood of God, God the Father, Heavenly Father | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

God is an exalted man

God himself was once as we are now, and is an exalted man, and sits enthroned in yonder heavens!… If the veil were rent today, and the great God who holds this world in its orbit, and who upholds all … Continue reading

Posted in Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, Plan of Salvation | Tagged , | 1 Comment

The Nicene Creed erased the anthropomorphic nature of God

“In common with the rest of Christianity, we believe in a Godhead of Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. However, we testify that these three members of the Godhead are three separate and distinct beings. We also testify that God the … Continue reading

Posted in Apostasy, Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Thomas Jefferson on the trinity

  Thomas Jefferson: “When we shall have done away with the incomprehensible jargon of the Trinitarian arithmetic, that three are one, and one is three; when we shall have knocked down the artificial scaffolding, reared to mask from view the … Continue reading

Posted in Apostasy, Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The nature of God

I am perfectly satisfied that my Father and my God is a cheerful, pleasant, lively, and good-natured Being. Why? Because I am cheerful, pleasant, lively, and good-natured when I have His Spirit. That is one reason why I know; and … Continue reading

Posted in Happiness, Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Jesus reveals the Father

Of the many magnificent purposes served in the life and ministry of the Lord Jesus Christ, one great aspect of that mission often goes uncelebrated. His followers did not understand it fully at the time, and many in modern Christianity … Continue reading

Posted in Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Heavenly Father and Heavenly Mother

You sisters, I suppose, have read that poem which my sister composed years ago (Oh My Father), and which is sung quite frequently now in our meetings. It tells us that we not only have a Father in “that high … Continue reading

Posted in Heavenly Father | Tagged | 1 Comment