Thu Hien Kopp Assignment 12
(1) What are the beliefs of the Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-Day Saints (The Mormon Church)?
This is one of the most fastest grow religion in the
world. They believe themselves to be Christians who
belong to a perfect, restored Christianity, point out the
differences between Mormonism and traditional
Joseph Smith is the founder of the movement. He was
struggling between Christian groups. When he was 14,
he had vision of Jesus and God the father, who
informed him that no current Christian denomination
was correct, because the true Christianity had died out.
When he turned 17, he had another vision. An angel
named Moroni showed him a direction to dig a golden
tables inscribed with foreign words, a breastplate, and
a mysterious stone that he used to translate the words.
The result of his work was the Book of Mormon.
He and his followers began a series od moves to Ohio,
Missouri, and Illinois. It practices polygamy , which
Smith defended as biblical justified. In Illinois, Smith
and his brother got killed when they were in prison.
The Mormon Church has always been a missionary
Church in very early in England and Hawaii. The