Creation

Distinctions are required for things to exist

Jun 28, 2019
1 min read

I saw a video where Dennis Prager pointed out five distinctions that he says are at the core of the Biblical worldview: The difference between man and God. The difference between man and animal. The difference between man and woman….

The Mechanics of Priesthood, Power, and Faith

May 11, 2018
15 min read

What is the priesthood? What is the power of the priesthood and how does that work? What is the difference between authority and power? I come across questions like these regularly from friends, family, at church, and in online forums;…

Male and Female Make One

Jul 16, 2017
8 min read

“For it must needs be, that there is an opposition in all things. If not so, […] all things must needs be a compound in one…” (2 Nephi 2:11) There is a binary aspect to everything in God’s work; light…

Boundaries & Becoming

Aug 30, 2015
4 min read

Boundaries define everything that exists. Boundaries are where chaos ends and existence begins. Boundaries tell us what something is and what it isn’t. “[Christ’s] salvation depends on his being precisely what he is and nothing else;”  Lecture 7:9 If we read…

An Amazing Creation Sequence With a Surprising Twist

Jul 19, 2015
1 min read

I have not yet seen the film The Tree of Life although the title alone draws my interest. This particular sequence depicts the creation in a manner that is very similar to the creation sequence in the presentation of the…

Constructing the Universe With Four Categories of Number

Jan 23, 2015
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“One and two are considered the parents of numbers, not really numbers themselves. And they give birth to the digits three through nine, in other words, trinity to the trinity of trinities. And with that and zero you can create…

VIDEO: The Miracle of Life

Jan 7, 2014
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This is a pretty awesome video that I suggest watching full-screened. It’s a CGI time-lapse of conception to birth and it is really well done. We may think that nothing exciting is happening around, when we live in such a…

“The Lady Of The Temple” Conference via the Academy of Temple Studies

Dec 5, 2013
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This conference which took place on October 23, 2013, in Logan, Utah was filmed and posted here at the Academy of Temple Studies and at TempleStudy.com. First off, let me just say that I was really blown away by this conference; the…

Video: Nature by Numbers

Oct 29, 2011
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A fantastic short video that will help you appreciate the beautiful mathematical structure of nature. You’ll never look at a shell, flower or insect the same way again ;)

Thoughts on the Origins of the Universe, God and our Existence

Jun 5, 2011
12 min read

I often find myself pondering the order and organization in the cosmos and in the microscopic world. Some see coincidence, some see a divine hand; here is just another person’s perspective.

Video: God’s Cricket Choir

May 27, 2011
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So I just recently came across a video proporting to contain audio of a slowed down track of crickets chirping. The result is quite phenomenal but you have to hear it for yourself.

AWESOME: Take a stroll around the galaxy!

May 13, 2011
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This is probably one of the coolest things that I have seen online, it’s an interactive 5000 megapixel image of the entire night sky! With the 360 degree version you can look around the visible galaxy and see out into the universe, it’s a very humbling experience to say the least and a great reminder of the amazing wonder above our heads that we are oblivious to most of the time.

Two: The Exploration of Archetypal Symbols Series

Feb 21, 2011
5 min read

Two is probably one of the most amazing numbers when you consider all that it is connected to. This number is connected to some of the most important doctrines and principles like creation, opposition, witnesses and more!

The Inner Life of a Cell – Amazing!

Dec 19, 2010
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This is an amazing video of the inner workings of a cell. The complexity is astounding and the people who put the video together really did a great job of showing these processes in action.