The teachings of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (a.k.a. the “Mormons”) are often misunderstood. Aside from confusing us with those of other faiths, many don’t really know what we believe. The purpose of this site is to dispel misinformation about the Church and its members. It should be useful for those considering¬†converting to the church, those who are merely curious about our basic beliefs, and those who just want a little background before visiting one of our chapels.

Dear Leland: This is an excellent question! Here are a few general guidelines: Is the communication coming through an official channel (e.g., general conference)? You should focus primarily on official communication, such as general conference talks, official statements (things like...

Just don't swear and ignore those who do. If they don't stop when around you then they don't respect you. Avoid any voluntary time spent with those who don't respect you.

I have tattoos, and have a full length beard, and have dreadlocks, I have been reading the Book of Mormon and want to join the Church will I be allowed to? My family for 4, wife, two boys and myself...