Tag Archives: Robert Millet

Theosis: “The Mormon view is altogether different.”

This has been going on for far too long. BYU Professor Robert Millet, as part of his continuing apologetic for the Mormon doctrine of exaltation (i.e., faithful Mormons becoming Gods), perseveres in asserting that this doctrine did not originate with … Continue reading

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Mormonism and Polytheism

The September/October 2012 issue of Stand To Reason’s newsletter, Solid Ground, focuses on this question: Is Mormonism just another Christian denomination? In the author’s forward, Greg Koukl explains, “In this month’s Solid Ground, I do what the LDS is failing … Continue reading

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Mormonism’s “Formative Period”

Robert Millet, professor of education at Brigham Young University, has contributed an article to the Washington Post addressing the question, “Are Mormons Christian?” As part of his apologetic published on June 4 (2012) Dr. Millet wrote, “So far as I … Continue reading

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Are any non-Mormons Christian?

Howard P. Kainz at First Things wrote a blog last week titled, “Mormons and Christianity: Asking the Right Questions.” Dr. Kainz reminds his readers about an article written a dozen years ago by the late Richard John Neuhaus in which … Continue reading

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Robert Millet Chosen as Next Apostle (April Fool’s…)

It was an April Fool’s joke, folks! Multiple sources from within the COB have confirmed that Robert L. Millet has been chosen by President Monson to fill the recent vacancy in the Quorum of the Twelve. At one level, this … Continue reading

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Getting Mormons to know the doctrine

BYU professor Robert L. Millet spoke at Education Week in Provo, Utah on Tuesday (August 19, 2008). According to a report on the Deseret News blog Mormon Times, “false ideas” about the LDS Church held by non-members come from “dumb … Continue reading

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OxyMormonics on Mormon Confusion over Order of Authority

[SWF]http://s3.amazonaws.com/slideshare/ssplayer2.swf?doc=oxymormonics-1-how-much-authority-where-1194031202288441-4,425,355[/SWF] The older YouTube version of this is available here. This topic reminds me of a quote by Robert Millet from the recently published Claiming Christ: “It’s a little tough to answer the question: Which is of greater importance to … Continue reading

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