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This page is periodically updated with intelligence as needed.

This is an outline so that topics discussed in posts make sense…ish.

These used to be my basic beliefs as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They are no longer, as I have finally come to realize that I do not believe it anymore.  There is not enough evidence of Gods existence, nor of Jesus Christ’s, and therefore, the church itself is a farce.

These are the “Articles of Faith” of our church.

  1. We believe in God, the Eternal Father, and in His Son, Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost.
  2. We believe that men will be punished for their own sins, and not for Adam’s transgression.
  3. We believe that through the Atonement of Christ, all mankind may be saved, by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel.
  4. We believe that the first principles and ordinances of the Gospel are: first, Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ; second, Repentance; third, Baptism by immersion for the remission of sins; fourth, Laying on of hands for the gift of the Holy Ghost.
  5. We believe that a man must be called of God, by prophecy, and by the laying on of hands by those who are in authority, to preach the Gospel and administer in the ordinances thereof.
  6. We believe in the same organization that existed in the Primitive Church, namely, apostles, prophets, pastors, teachers, evangelists, and so forth.
  7. We believe in the gift of tongues, prophecy, revelation, visions, healing, interpretation of tongues, and so forth.
  8. We believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is translated correctly; we also believe the Book of Mormon to be the word of God.
  9. We believe all that God has revealed, all that He does now reveal, and we believe that He will yet reveal many great and important things pertaining to the Kingdom of God.
  10. We believe in the literal gathering of Israel and in the restoration of the Ten Tribes; that Zion (the New Jerusalem) will be built upon the American continent; that Christ will reign personally upon the earth; and, that the earth will be renewed and receive its paradisiacal glory.
  11. We claim the privilege of worshiping Almighty God according to the dictates of our own conscience, and allow all men the same privilege, let them worship how, where, or what they may.
  12. We believe in being subject to kings, presidents, rulers, and magistrates, in obeying, honoring, and sustaining the law.
  13. We believe in being honest, true, chaste, benevolent, virtuous, and in doing good to all men; indeed, we may say that we follow the admonition of Paul—We believe all things, we hope all things, we have endured many things, and hope to be able to endure all things. If there is anything virtuous, lovely, or of good report or praiseworthy, we seek after these things.
These are a few lesser known beliefs.
  1. We believe in the existence of not only God, as stated above, but also in other gods, who basically work in the same way he does, but for their own worlds and creations.
  2. We believe in eternal and infinite existence.  That the existence of gods and their creations always have and always will exist.*
  3. We believe that man may become gods, to create and populate our own planets.
*points 1 & 3 are discussed in more detail here.
These used to be my own personal beliefs, which other members of my previous faith may not agree with.
Edit: My faith has changed, and therefore, the wording of this page.

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