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An Open Letter to my Black Evangelical Friends

Poustman Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:44 PM
Mormonism /= Christianity. While the LDS use words with the same spellings, the concepts they use those words to refer to are _radically_ different, foundationally opposed, to the Bible on which Christianity is based. Mormonism is an esoteric religion in which the 'true' or 'deeper' meanings, rituals, and doctrines are hidden from the rank and file( Thus many sincere but deceived persons, perhaps like yourself, Akenna55, are confused. I have at least one good friend who is a devout Mormon and a very dear person, but however much I and my family care for her the beliefs of her temple are alien to the Bible, and against Christ.

I am not writing this letter to accuse but rather to advance understanding. And even though I am white, I am not writing as an outsider but as a fellow evangelical, part of the same spiritual family. May I pose some candid questions?

Are you guilty, on any level, of blind allegiance to the Democratic party? And, on Election Day, did any of you compromise your convictions out of racial solidarity?

I have been very open in my criticism of white evangelicals, pointing out how we often put our trust in the Republican party and how we look to the latest...