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Happy Heavenly Mother’s Day?

Who is Heavenly Mother?

One of the unique doctrines of Mormonism that separates it from Christianity is the idea that just as we have a Heavenly Father, so we have a Heavenly Mother. A recent article in the Salt Lake Tribune discusses the differing views that Mormons have of her, some of which have been offenses worthy of excommunication.  While some Mormons may wish to discount this idea as mere “folk Mormonism,” there is mention of her in official teaching manuals and even in general conference.

Although little is known about her, she is described as the person who Eve resembled in appearance, and the image in which all daughters of God are made. Read More …