The Kolob Theorem. A Mormon’s View of God’s Starry Universe. Lynn M. Hilton, PhD, Author. With helpful additions by William M. Boushka, MD. 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. The Kolob Theorem is presented for your contemplation. These ideas are only theories. They are the result of the author’s (Lynn M Hilton and Richard K. Miner) .
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The Kolob Theorem : A Mormon’s View of God’s Starry Universe
The insight into Facsimile 2 was refreshing. Jan 13, Kirt rated it really liked it Shelves: Again, I remind myself that much of what is presented is theoretical – it can’t be taken as fact until proven; for me, that’s where koolb comes in, and although we don’t know for sure and some of the items presented could be way offit’s one way to view matters and I appreciate how it has helped me to rethink my place in the universe, and bear with the day to day struggles realizing that God is in full control, and we have something much better to look forward to.
My compliments theirem to Quantumleap42 for writing his challenge to “The Kolob Theorem” because it has encouraged a dialog within and without the LDS Community. If we are based on these simple doctrines, the “deep”, “hard” doctrines are actually quite plane and easy to know.
A black hole is defined as a compact energy source of enormous strength. Where does God live?
I have read Dr. And while Elohim is a plural word, given the plural ending ‘im’it is not used this way to God in Genesis. I really enjoyed this read for a new perspective on theroem principles.
I try to see if I can find it. The sea partsaccompanied by the masterful music of Hans Zimmer, and makes a path for the children of Israel to escape the armies of pharaoh. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
The Kolob Theorem: A Mormon’s View of God’s Starry Universe by Lynn M. Hilton
If our God did have a God of his own at one time as the Mormons claim, then it contradicts what God says to us in Isaiah Have you ever wondered how God’s universe is structured? And the light which shineth, which giveth you light, is through Him who enlighteneth your eyes, which is the same light that quickeneth your understandings; which light proceedeth forth from the presence of god to fill the immensity of space — The light which is in all things, which giveth life to all things, which is the law by which all things are governed, even the power of God who sitteth on his throne, who is in the bosom of eternity, who is in the midst of all things.
This book would be much improved if it could address alternative scriptural interpretations. This book sounds cool. Who can tell us of the inhabitants of this little planet that shines of an evening, called the moon?
Oct 30, Ken rated it liked it. And again, verily I say unto you, he hath given a law unto all things, by which they move in their times and their seasons; and their courses are fixed, even the courses of the heavens and the earth, which comprehend the earth an all the planets. Mothers are primarily responsible for the nurture of their children.
And although I am neither an astronomer nor an academic of any particular persuasion, I am an experienced Mormon and I like to think that I am also a thinker with an open mind.
This is typical in Mormon doctrine, and common as well. I have a strong testimony already that the things I’ve read in scripture and that the Church is true, so this book served to remind that we are all part of something much bigger, and it didn’t waver, but actually strengthened my faith in my Heavenly Father.
In approaching this subject we must remember that a humble approach is more important that anything else. He believes its all Jesus’ creation. If you believe as I do the Holy Ghost is not a single person In fact, I don’t know that I would recommend this book to most church members I know. God himself lives in a real place composed of actual materials on a crystal sphere — a great Urim and Thummin.
This is a very real concern for me because I have had to address things like “The Kolob Theorem” before never the Kolob Theorem specifically, but things like it. But do await the glorious day, spoken of by the Lord to Joseph Smith: The Kolob Theorem allows us to see more clearly the home we lived in before we were born and the home we will live in after we die.
The Kolob Theorem: A Mormon’s View of God’s Starry Universe
This book was a very interesting read. There are also some things that while they represent the current general understanding of how galaxies work, these ideas will definitely change in the future. After graduating high school I found the Mormon Church, received a testimony and my theorme began to be answered. There was more symbolism in the O of the ocean surrounding the land the complete, eternal circle of God, and water from the water and the blood. See Heath Introduction, The terminology of Archimedes, p.
Hi Alex, thanks for your comment.
Why do people waste their time and money on opinion when there theorfm so much doctrine in the scriptures? Hilton allows us to see more clearly the celestial home we lived in before we were born and the home we will live in after we die.
I could point out the physical impossibility of that scene as it is depicted, but I don’t think anyone who has been significantly moved by it would be interested in a dry exposition on why the physics just doesn’t work.
Jun 09, Evanmillar rated it it was ok. Well, what can I say about a book that uses very dated science, should have been a 2 page blog post on some speculative fantasy LDS theology website where potentially sarcastic theories are written as real, is repetitive and basically a silly theory kolib think that one can grasp the vastness of Tehorem and his place in all existence, by limited him to our puny Galaxy. It simply means there are mechanisms and mediums we don’t know about kplob the fabric of reality.
My mind has not stopped pondering since I started reading it. It was only about hours long and it was hours too long. You mention Exodus 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.
First in government, the last pertaining to the measurement of time. According to the Abraham verses above, it sounds like stars are of the same order as Kolob, which does add weight to this concept.
Spirit element and Intelligence? The author provides scientific evidence in harmony with what the scriptures stated and leaves the reader to draw his or her own conclusions. That’s pretty clear and scary.