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Pearson, Lee H. 0

Pearson, Lee H.

Dr. Lee Pearson has over 35 years of experience developing and applying physics-based measurement systems including ultrasonics, eddy current, thermography, and other NDE and sensor-based test and measurement methods. He received a Bachelor of...

David M. Barker 0

David M. Barker

Author Bio Author – Science and Religion: Reconciling the Conflicts David M. Barker graduated from Arizona State University in Business, and also enjoyed classes in: Archaeology of Mesoamerica, Astronomy, Biology. Chemistry, Communications. The Talmud, Writing (non-fiction)...

Why Does the Whole World Reckon Time from the Birth of Christ? 0

Why Does the Whole World Reckon Time from the Birth of Christ?

John P. Pratt I Have a Question: How did it come to be that our largely non-Christian world reckons years from the birth of Jesus Christ? The Gregorian calendar, which is now used worldwide,...

The Hebrew Calendar Testifies of the Creator 0

The Hebrew Calendar Testifies of the Creator

John P. Pratt The precise lengths of the solar year and lunar month were apparently designed to fit the day-year pattern of the Hebrew calendar. The length of the year of four seasons of...

The Hebrew Calendar Testifies of Latter-day Events 0

The Hebrew Calendar Testifies of Latter-day Events

John P. Pratt The Lord revealed a calendar to Moses, which has become the Hebrew Calendar, on which many sacred events occurred on holy days, such as the birth and resurrection of the Savior....

Jubilee Calendar Testifies of Christ 0

Jubilee Calendar Testifies of Christ

John P. Pratt The Jubilee Calendar is proposed as a restoration of an ancient inspired version, with evidence that it is used by the Lord for many sacred events. Many sacred calendars have been...

Religious Chronology Summary 0

Religious Chronology Summary

John P. Pratt   Dates of religious events on our modern (Gregorian) calendar, as well as on seven of the holy calendars currently known: Sacred Round, Venus, Mercury, Perpetual Hebrew, Enoch, Enoch Fixed, and...

Sacred Calendars Q/A 1

Sacred Calendars Q/A

John P. Pratt The following questions were received concerning the two recent articles in Meridian Magazine by Dr. John P. Pratt, “Venus and the Beginning of Mortality” and “Astronomical Witnesses of the Great Flood.”...

April 6 Celebration of the Planets 0

April 6 Celebration of the Planets

John P. Pratt Thursday, April 6, 2000 marks exactly 2000 years since the Savior’s birth during the night preceding Thursday, April 6, 1 BC. In a sight worth seeing, the planets Jupiter, Saturn, and...

Mapping Time 0

Mapping Time

John P. Pratt At the beginning of the year 2000, it is appropriate to consider the roots of our Gregorian calendar, and of calendars in general. Mapping Time: The Calendar and Its History by...

Science vs. Religion? The Joseph Smith Forum Science FAQs 0

Science vs. Religion? The Joseph Smith Forum Science FAQs

James F. Stoddard III Joseph Smith Forum Science FAQs Why science FAQs?  The Joseph Smith Forum Science FAQs contain 40 Frequently Asked Questions which are often asked and widely debated regarding the theories of...

Decision Days Ahead? 0

Decision Days Ahead?

John P. Pratt With every passing day, we are being more pressured to choose whether or not we will serve the true and living God. The days of fence-sitting seem to be swiftly drawing...

What Every Mormon Should Know About Astronomy 0

What Every Mormon Should Know About Astronomy

John P. Pratt Enoch, Abraham, and Moses all had revelations on astronomy, and Joseph Smith called the first newspaper of the Church The Evening and the Morning Star. Why this preoccupation with the heavens?...

The Planet Uranus Testifies of Christ 0

The Planet Uranus Testifies of Christ

John P. Pratt The planet Uranus (Chronos) not only tracks the earth’s millennia, but also testifies of precise dates for Adam and Jesus Christ. In a recent Meridian article it was pointed out that...

The Lion and Unicorn Testify of Christ Part I: The Cornerstone Constellations 0

The Lion and Unicorn Testify of Christ Part I: The Cornerstone Constellations

John P. Pratt The four “cornerstone” constellations, which date back to the Prophet Enoch, correspond to the four faces of the cherubim and the four principal tribes of Israel. Their symbols of the lion,...

The Restoration of Priesthood Keys on Easter 1836 Part 2: Symbolism of Passover and of Elijah’s Return 1

The Restoration of Priesthood Keys on Easter 1836 Part 2: Symbolism of Passover and of Elijah’s Return

John P. Pratt On Easter Sunday, 3 April 1836, the Savior, Moses, Elias, and Elijah appeared in succession in the Kirtland Temple and restored priesthood keys required for the dispensation of the fulness of...

Celestial Witnesses of Christ Breaking the Bands of Death 0

Celestial Witnesses of Christ Breaking the Bands of Death

John P. Pratt Celestial witnesses testify of the accuracy of the New Testament account that Christ broke the bands of death on Easter Sunday, 3 April, AD 33. The two morning stars, Venus and...

Enoch Calendar: Another Witness of the Restoration 0

Enoch Calendar: Another Witness of the Restoration

John P. Pratt Several key dates during the restoration of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints occurred on significant dates on the Hebrew Calendar. Now it has been discovered that the Enoch...

Constellations Testify of Seven Angels 0

Constellations Testify of Seven Angels

John P. Pratt Scripture, constellations and myth combine to tell the deeds of the seven chief angels in heaven, earth and the underworld. Last month’s article summarized how 48 constellations testify of the twelve...