Throughout the United States and Worldwide, the Mormon Church is opening temples that they claim are a restoration of the ancient Biblical Jewish temple? But the facts prove otherwise. Did you know that not a single ritual performed in the Mormon temple was practiced in the Jewish temple? While Mormonism claims to restore Christianity, it is “another gospel” condemned by God (Galatians 1:6-8) because it requires temple works which make Christ’s sacrifice insufficient for salvation (Ephesians 2:8-9; Romans 11:6).
DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE MORMON TEMPLE AND THE BIBLICAL JEWISH TEMPLE
IN THE HISTORICAL JEWISH TEMPLE, THERE WERE NO:
- No Baptisms for the Dead
- No Secret Handshakes and the ONLY person to “pass through the Veil” to the Most Holy Place was the single High Priest once a year.
- No Marriage Ceremonies – Women were not even allowed into the inner court of the Jewish temple.
- No Sealing Room, Garden Room, World Room, Terrestrial Room, Celestial Room, Assembly Hall nor Bathrooms. Continue reading Do Mormon Temples Restore Biblical Christianity?