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Why Jews ought to be flattered by Mormon baptisms: It’s just like saying kaddish

6 years agoReligion : Iconia

There’s been a lot of talk recently about the LDS Church baptizing the souls of Jews who died during the Holocaust. The Church has been controversial for posthumous baptisms in the past, and AP writers Deepti Hajela and Jennifer Dobner explain that the Church has volunteered to take action to change its “massive genealogical database” [...]
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Mormon church apologizes for baptisms of Simon Wiesenthal’s parents

Religion : Religion News Blog (3 years ago)

The Mormon Church has apologised for posthumously baptizing the parents of Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal. But the controversy over its un-biblical practice of posthumous proxy baptisms the dead continues. Read Post

Mormon church in USA apologizes for posthumous baptism of Jews

Religion : FaithWorld (3 years ago)

The Mormon church has apologized for the posthumous baptism by its members of the parents of famed Nazi hunter and Holocaust survivor Simon Wiesenthal. Read Post

Holocaust survivors to Mormons: Stop baptisms of dead Jews

Religion : Religion News Blog (6 years ago)

Holocaust survivors said Monday they are through trying to negotiate with the Mormon church over posthumous baptisms of Jews killed in Nazi concentration camps, saying the church has repeatedly violated a 13-year-old agreement barri... Read Post

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