Posted by: 1of10boyz | October 3, 2013

What is Repentance, and Why Do Mormons Consider it a Big Deal?


I am going to say he got it right again.

Mormonism: Really Want to Know?

If you want to get a good ruckus started between Christians, get them discussing the subject of grace versus works.  It’s been a good way to start a fight, but only for the last 2000 years.

I’ve written before about the Mormon view of grace, but I the more I see written by critics of the LDS Church on this subject, the more I feel the need to address it again, but with a slightly different emphasis.

The argument generally goes like this:  Mormons believe that you can earn your way to Heaven.  The Bible teaches that only through the grace of Christ can you be saved.  Therefore, Mormons aren’t Christian, they hate the Bible, and they probably steal candy from babies.  The problem with this, as with any sound bite, is that it oversimplifies everything.

Now, I have made a real effort in these posts not to quote tons…

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