Topical Guide/Doctrinal issues/Afterlife/Deification

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Is the doctrine of human deification unbiblical, false, and arrogant?

Summary: It is claimed that the doctrine of human deification is unbiblical, false, and arrogant. Related claims include: Mormons believe they will 'supplant God', belief in theosis, or human deification, implies more than one "god," which means Mormons are "polytheists," and that the Mormon concept of "human deification" is a pagan belief derived from Greek philosophy.

Quotations about deification/theosis from non-LDS Christians.

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