Question for Mormons, Bible or Book of Mormons?

Just a few questions to Mormons. I’m just trying to understand your reasoning about the things below. Also if the Bible’s teachings conflict with the Book of Mormon, which one do you believe? The Bible or the Book of Mormons? Thanks a lot. “God himself was once as we are now, and is an exalted Man, and... show more Just a few questions to Mormons. I’m just trying to understand your reasoning about the things below. Also if the Bible’s teachings conflict with the Book of Mormon, which one do you believe? The Bible or the Book of Mormons?

Thanks a lot.


“God himself was once as we are now, and is an exalted Man, and sits enthroned in yonder heavens,” stated Joseph Smith. “You have got to learn how to be Gods yourselves, . . . the same as all Gods have done before you.” Mormon prophet Lorenzo Snow said: “As man now is, God once was; as God now is, man may become.”


Says the LDS magazine Ensign: “We look upon what Adam and Eve did with great appreciation rather than with disdain.”



Adam: Jesus’ helper in the creation. Brigham Young stated: “Our father Adam came into the garden of Eden . . . and brought Eve, one of his wives. . . . He is our Father and our God.” (Journal of Discourses, Volume I, page 50, 1854 Edition) After his sin, Adam became earth’s first Christian. (The Pearl of
Update: There actually contradictions between the Bible and the teachings of the Mormons, I think. Romans 5:12 states “as through one man sin entered into the world and death through sin”. This is talking about Adam, who through him, his descendants inherited sin, which causes death. Why would you appreciate that act... show more There actually contradictions between the Bible and the teachings of the Mormons, I think.

Romans 5:12 states “as through one man sin entered into the world and death through sin”. This is talking about Adam, who through him, his descendants inherited sin, which causes death. Why would you appreciate that act of sinning by Adam?

Also, there’s no mention of Adam being God himself in the Bible. The “Our Father “ in the Bible is not Adam but God the Father, Jehovah (YHWH). Jesus literal physical father is Joseph and not Adam according to the Bible.


The only offer of godhood ever recorded in the Bible was the empty promise by Satan the Devil in the garden of Eden. (Genesis 3:5) - 5 For God knows that in the very day of YOUR eating from it YOUR eyes are bound to be opened and YOU are bound to be like God, KNOWING good and bad.
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