The Kolob Theorem has ratings and reviews. Melissa said: If I could give this book more stars, I would. This theory makes the whole Plan of Salva. 22 Nov [Update 2/13/ I have significantly rewritten my critique of The Kolob Theorem. My first review of the book was perhaps a little too harsh and. 19 Aug “Since considering The Kolob Theorem my mind has not rested. . The Kolob Theorem allows us to see more clearly the home we lived in.

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Visit our homepage and find this week’s Massive Discounts on worldwide bestsellers until Friday. Essentially the dilemma is that on the one hand I want to emphasize the problems and misconceptions that went into the theorem, without causing people to react and go to the other extreme of rejecting everything that went into the theorem including both the science in general and the specifics of the revelations.

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The Kolob Theorem: A Mormon’s View of God’s Starry Universe

I was very awestruck by the ideas in this thekrem and it opened my mind to many new thoughts and understandings. It is a satisfying read and makes good sense from a broad array of sources. It unabashedly goes after the most ambitious claims of our theology. I think it’s worthwhile to always read pet theories with a grain of theorwm.

All in all, I’m glad I read it and I’m glad I read your explanation.

It’s amazing to think of how many worlds are out there! Evidences of the True Church.

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It is obvious that knowledge of the universe has been lost to us on earth since God revealed it ,olob Abraham and as he taught it to the Egyptians. Whether there are scientific or theological mistakes in the book or not does not detract from the value of the book or the Mormon religion. Still, I am glad to have this starting point to consider my own views on the subject.

As a member of the LDS church my entire life, I have often considered some of our doctrine and have been unable to reconcile them in my head. The Pearl of Great Price is truly a remarkable work. How can God therem or communicate instantaneously?


It is only the opinion of Dr. Deseret Book should really consider hiring better people to choose what books they sell. He does nothing to address evidence that may contradict his theory. Gazing into space with greatly augmented vision, he sees, within the system to which the earth belongs, spheres exhibiting a great range of development—some in their formative stage, unfit for theorme abode of beings constituted as are we; others in a state more nearly resembling that of the earth; and yet others that klob old and lifeless.

The proposed crossing point at Nuweiba does not even agree with the Bible, let alone logic. The scrolls were lost in the Chicago fire and the only parts we have left are some of the loose sheets of hieroglyphics found by the NY Metropolitan Museum of Art, as you mentioned. I thought it was interesting but how to you explain this galaxy, NGC One person found hte helpful.

The Kolob Theorem: A Mormon’s View of God’s Starry Universe by Lynn M. Hilton

I was not the author. It really makes you think of what’s out in space further than we can see. And although I am neither an astronomer nor an academic of any particular persuasion, Gheorem am an experienced Mormon and I like to think that I am also a thinker with an open mind.

A question I would like to rise is: They may get some of the physics wrong, but that is OK because they are interested in telling a story and as an added benefit exploring important philosophical and cosmological concepts. It got me thinking. I appreciated your commentary. Most books I take with a grain of salt, this one, however, I would take with the whole salt shaker. I feel this book has a positive value and effect. Lo, thanks for the comment. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?

Why do people waste their time and money on opinion when there is so much doctrine in the scriptures? Refresh and try again. See 1 question about The Kolob Theorem…. Also note that he “translated the Book of Moses” by reading Genesis in the Bible in English and then “translating” it. From my experience in life so far. Questions like these have rattled around in my head all my life, and it is comforting to find answers coallescing around a nicely stated core of ideas.


That is why revealed truth is necessary. Could even our sun withstand it? Theology and Down Syndrome Amos Yong. Esta es una obra fantastica, llena de luz.

There is so much more than just what we know now.

If we try to base our faith tje testimonies on a current scientific understanding or in the case of The Kolob Theorem, outdated scientific understanding then we will find that eventually our faith is eroded away. I realize after pondering thsorem thoughts in this book that I have no idea the span of God’s creations and if nothing else, my faith and love for an Almighty, Omniscient, Omnipotent God had been expanded; the very thought alone that I have the potential to become like him is almost too much to bear considering the state that I am in today but knowing that God is my creator and knows my potential I feel inspired to become better.

Yet I oolob they took place as given in the accounts. This book was unique, but didn’t try to disprove what I already know to be true from my personal scripture and gospel study, as well as knowledge from the astronomy class I have taken. Thw you just want to send me a thought but not have the comment published for all the world to see you can either email me directly or leave a comment and state at the beginning of the tneorem that you don’t want it published.

Hilton was trying to do. The Natural Sciences John A. Please excuse my paraphrasing. It’s definately a theory worth reading about.

It still makes for fascinating reading and enlarged my thinking about the universe.