El Mormonismo y los profetas

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El Mormonismo y los profetas


José Smith como profeta


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José Smith como profeta

¿No hay más profetas después de Cristo?

Sumario: La mayor parte del cristianismo de hoy afirman que no se supone que son las más profetas después de los días de Cristo.

Presuntas profecías falsas

Sumario: Se afirma que José Smith no era un profeta verdadero, y que él hizo "profecías falsas."

Personajes que aparecieron a José Smith

Sumario: Una lista de personajes conocidos que aparecieron al profeta José Smith, o que fueron vistos por él en visión. La lista no incluye los casos en los que sólo oímos voces sobrenaturales.

José Smith: Estatus en la creencia mormona

Sumario: ¿Los miembros del culto a José Smith o lo tratan como algo más que un hombre? Los críticos sostienen que, dado que afirmó Joseph (o se alegó en su nombre) el derecho a "aprobar si alguien se mete en el cielo", esto se atribuye a un mortal un derecho debidamente reservado para Dios y Jesucristo. Algunos críticos incluso han denunciado que "los mormones adoran a José Smith."

José Smith y el "oficio del Espíritu Santo"

Sumario: ¿Se ciertos líderes de la iglesia dicen que José Smith era el Espíritu Santo o que él "sostuvo la oficina del Espíritu Santo?"

José Smith y los habitantes de la luna

Sumario: ¿Cambió José afirman que la Luna estaba habitada?

Jardín del Edén se encuentra en Missouri

Sumario: ¿Es cierto mormones creen que el Jardín del Edén original se encuentra en Missouri? ¿Qué me puede decir al respecto?


¿Por qué se han añadido tan pocas revelaciones después de Joseph Smith a la Doctrina y Convenios?


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Revelación después de que José Smith

Sumario: Si todos los presidentes de la Iglesia es un profeta, vidente y revelador, ¿por qué se han añadido tan pocas revelaciones después de Joseph Smith a la Doctrina y Convenios? Revelaciones utilizan para imprimir en periódicos de la Iglesia, como el Times and Seasons y el Evening and Morning Star. ¿Por qué son revelaciones ya no publican de manera continua?

¿Los profetas modernos hacen profecías? O, ¿son simplemente "hombres de su tiempo?"

Sumario: Es que algo especial acerca de los profetas que los diferencian de los demás, o son simplemente "hombres de su tiempo?" Haga profetas de hoy en día en realidad la profecía de algo?

Must all apostles literally see Christ?

Sumario: Must a man see Christ literally in order to be called as an apostle?

Prophecy fulfillment may extend into the Millennium

Sumario: The fulfillment of prophecy does not end with death--blessings, promises, and fulfillment extend into the Millennial years of the Lord.

Orson Hyde ordination blessing: altered in History of the Church?

Sumario: It is claimed that the ordination blessing given to Orson Hyde is an example of false prophecy. They also claim that Hyde's blessing was altered in the History of the Church for propaganda reasons.

Oliver Cowdery

Sumario: Blessings given by Oliver Cowdery.

Heber C. Kimball - stand until the coming of the Lord

Sumario: It is claimed that the ordination blessing given to Heber C. Kimball is an example of false prophecy.

Parley P. Pratt's reply to Sutherland

Sumario: Parley P. Pratt replied to an anti-Mormon author and made a prophecy about the world's end that did not come to pass. What can you tell me about this?

Joseph Smith, Jr., to continue in the priest's office until Christ comes

Sumario: It is claimed that the father's blessing given to Joseph Smith, Jr., in which Joseph Sr. "declar[ed] that I should continue in the Priest's office until Christ comes," is an example of a false prophecy.

Joseph F. Smith at Smoot hearings

Sumario: It is claimed that at the Smoot hearings, Joseph F. Smith said that he never received revelation.

Joseph Smith, Sr.

Sumario: Blessings given by Joseph Smith, Sr.

Brigham Young ordination blessing

Sumario: FairMormon has found no criticism about the blessing given to Brigham Young upon his ordination as an apostle. His blessing is referenced by at least one other blessing, however, and so is included here for reference.

Destruction of New York, Albany, and Boston

Sumario: Wilford made a prophecy that included the destruction of New York by earthquake, Albany by fire, and Boston by flood. Brigham Young confirmed this as a true revelation. Since no earthquake, fire, or flood has yet destroyed them, does this make both Woodruff and Young guilty of false prophecy?

Prophecy fulfillment may extend into the Millennium

Sumario: The fulfillment of prophecy does not end with death--blessings, promises, and fulfillment extend into the Millennial years of the Lord.

Claims that President Monson doesn't bear witness of foundational doctrines

Sumario: It has been claimed that President Thomas S. Monson does not bear testimony of such foundational concepts as the truth of the Book of Mormon, the reality of Joseph Smith's First Vision, and so forth. Some have wondered if this means that he intends to downplay such doctrines, or if he does not believe strongly in them.


Las críticas relativas a los profetas del siglo 19


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Las críticas relativas a los profetas del siglo 19

¿Están los sermones de Brigham Young, considera que la Escritura?

Sumario: Hizo Brigham Young declara que sus sermones debían considerarse las Escrituras?

John Taylor 1886 revelation

Sumario: Did John Taylor receive a revelation on September 27, 1886 that promised that “polygamy would never be abandoned?”

Joseph F. Smith on revelation at Smoot hearings

Sumario: It is claimed that at the Smoot hearings, Joseph F. Smith said that he never received revelation.

Missouri myths?

Sumario: Will members "walk back to Jackson County" before the second coming of Christ? Will the whole Church return to Jackson county before the second coming?

Wilford Woodruff's 1889 revelation

Sumario: Did Wilford Woodruff receive a revelation on November 24, 1889 the said that the Church would prevail against the Government effort to seize the Church's assets?


Las críticas relativas a los profetas modernos


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Las críticas relativas a los profetas modernos

Joseph Fielding Smith claimed that man would never walk on the Moon

Sumario: It is claimedthat Joseph Fielding Smith taught or "prophesied" than man would never walk on the moon. Because of this, critics insist that Pres. Smith was a false prophet, or that nothing he taught can be replied upon.

LDS prophets don't prophesy?

Sumario: Some critics say that Latter-day Saint prophets aren't really "prophets" because they don't prophesy by foretelling unknown events. They commonly issue challenges such as, "If Gordon B. Hinckley is a prophet, tell me one event that he's prophesied." Do LDS prophets "prophesy"?

Prophetic inerrancy?

Sumario: Critics sometimes impose absolutist assumptions on the Church by holding inerrantist beliefs about scriptures or prophets, and assuming that the LDS have similar views. Critics therefore insist, based upon these assumptions, that any statement by any LDS Church leader represents LDS doctrine and is thus something that is secretly believed, or that should be believed, by Latter-day Saints.

El Mormonismo y los profetas

Sumario: It is claimed that General Authorities are very silent about some issues, and that the Maxwell Institute takes their place

False revelation or private matters

Sumario: Statements by leaders of the Church on the propriety of Church members teaching new doctrines, or publicizing personal revelations, dreams, visions, etc.