When was Bruce R McConkie ordained an apostle?
2, 1971. Elder Bruce R. McConkie, age 68, ordained an apostle on Oct. 12, 1972.
When did Bruce R McConkie pass away?
In general, the President of the Quorum of the Twelve is the most senior apostle in the church, aside from the President of the Church. When the President of the Church dies, it is the President of the Quorum of the Twelve who becomes the new church president.
What happened to the original 12 apostles LDS?
What Happened to the Church? The Apostles were killed during a time when the entire Church was being persecuted. Nero, a Roman emperor, was the first to make laws to exterminate Christians, in about A.D. 65. Under his reign, thousands were cruelly killed.
What is the testimony of Jesus LDS?
I have what is known as “the testimony of Jesus,” which means that I know by personal revelation from the Holy Spirit to my soul that Jesus is the Lord; that he brought life and immortality to light through the gospel; and that he has restored in this day the fullness of his everlasting truth, so that we with the
Is Thomas McConkie Mormon?
HALE: McConkie has been all over the world. But he grew up here in Salt Lake City in a very conservative Mormon home. Although, as a young teenager, he became disaffected with the church. And he began this practice of blending Buddhist and Mormon thought.
What is Mormon doctrine?
Mormonism includes significant doctrines of eternal marriage, eternal progression, baptism for the dead, polygamy or plural marriage as authorized by God, sexual purity, health (specified in the Word of Wisdom), fasting, and Sabbath observance.