Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.

Mormonism claims that the original priesthood was restored through Joseph Smith. But the Bible shows why no such restoration was needed.

Key Points:

  • The LDS Church Claims Exclusive Priesthood Authority
  • LDS Priesthood Claims Have Problems
  • What the Bible Says About Priesthood Restoration

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Talk About It
  1. Watch the video together or invite someone to summarize the topic.
  2. What is your initial reaction to this video? Do you disagree with any of it? What jumped out at you?
  3. When you were LDS, how important was the priesthood to you? Explain.
  4. What is your attitude about the priesthood today?
  5. Summarize the problems with the story of Joseph Smith’s restoration of the priesthood.
  6. Summarize what the Bible says about priesthood restoration.
  7. What does it mean to you that Jesus is still alive and promises to be present with his church until the end of time?
  8. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.

This is part of the Church Life After Mormonism series.