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A FairMormon Analysis of Denver Snuffer's Online Claims: Denver Snuffer's Excommunication: Claims God has told him to preach his ideas


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Snuffer claims God has called him to preach his doctrines


Denver Snuffer claim:

Snuffer claims God has called him to preach his doctrines. [needs work][1]

FairMormon Response


The scriptures tell us that one may not preach the gospel or build up the Church without known authority:

Again I say unto you, that it shall not be given to any one to go forth to preach my gospel, or to build up my church, except he be ordained by some one who has authority, and it is known to the church that he has authority and has been regularly ordained by the heads of the church (DC 42:11).

Not only does Snuffer have no authority from the heads of the Church, he certainly not been "regularly ordained." Instead, he has been excommunicated for apostasy.

His teachings and claims violate the scriptures he claims to uphold.

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