Questions Worth Pondering


What if priesthood is not the power of God, but rather an association with angels and Gods? What if keys are not licenses to exercise discretionary power, but items of knowledge which serve to unlock the hidden meaning of things? What if the rituals of the temple are simply pedagogical tools intended to instruct, not …

Keys, Keys, We’ve Got Keys


I re-read Denver’s Orem talk on the priesthood again tonight. I picked up some clarifications about sealing powers (pages 35-37) but found myself struggling with his discussion of keys (pages 32-34). The printed version of the talk is a little different than the recorded version. (Might be less on Doug's page.) The Keys of the …

A New Prophet in Town


The Thesis of this Short Blog Post This is a small Mormon-based blog read by few people. I don’t think I appear on anyone’s list of recommended LDS blogs any more. That probably started when I went public with book reviews of the now-excommunicated Denver Snuffer. In this post, I would like us to consider …