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Sacred Cow #8: Mormons Don’t Stone Their Prophets (This message is surely a great sign of the last days..)

Sacred Cow #8: Mormons Don’t Stone Their Prophets

Posted on July 5, 2011 by Ezra Taylor

What is a sacred cow? My definition is anything that is believed based only on tradition, and has little to zero basis on actual fact. These beliefs are held so strongly that the “worshiper” declares “blasphemy!” to anyone that challenges said belief.

Sacred Cow #8: Mormons Don’t Stone Their Prophets

In a previous post, a commenter suggested the title of this article. At the time I thought it was a humorous comment, but didn’t really give it a second thought. However, in my daily studies I kept coming across things that really showed it to be true, that in fact, we do stone our prophets.

I admit not the literal sense. In Old Testament days, prophets could be stoned without legal consequences. Today we must stone them in much more subtle ways. Instead of physically stoning them, we pretend to support “modern revelation” and sit atop our proverbial Rameumptom so thankful that we are not “led a…
(Prophecy is a look into the future)- (This paragraph matches the exact feelings I is NOT my own words, but do they ever apply in my life, and hopefully yours)- AVOW Site Member, name withheld on purpose.

Prophecy is a look into the future as to what can happen if our course of direction continues in unrighteousness, gross wickedness, and abominations.

We believe there can be a turning of these judgements if we turn back to God, Return and Reconcile ourselves to our Living God. Faith, Repentance,and Obedience to the laws and Commandments of God, applying the Grace and Mercy's of the vicarious and great atoning sacrifice of our Elder brother, our Saviour and Redeemer Jesus Christ, The Great Jehovah.

We have been warned continuosly of the judgements of our wickedness, of the Moral decline that we have permitted to overtake us. Have we heeded this counsel, have we believed that God will do what he says he will do? Are we doing what He has asked us to do? Learn of Him, Pray…
Pres. Heber C. Kimball:The Lord Will Pour Out Judgments When....

Heber C. Kimball said that this government would dissolve pretty much all the laws passed by our legislature and that the time would come when the government would stop the saints from holding meetings. When this was done the Lord would pour out his judgments."
"Life of Heber C. Kimball" by Orson F.
Whitney p. 442


In bold towards the bottom of this dedicatory prayer Pres Woodruff mentions the time the Saints will no longer be able to enter the temple, I cut and pasted the paragraph here along with the entire prayer.

Heavenly Father, when Thy people shall not have the opportunity of entering this holy house to offer their supplications unto Thee, and they are oppressed and in trouble, surrounded by difficulties or assailed by temptation and shall turn their faces towards this Thy holy house and ask Thee for deliverance, for help, for Thy power to be extended in their beha…