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Preparatory Gospel Model (for understanding humanistic aspects of the restoration)
Summarize Oahspe and how higher heavens do not commune with individuals who are not representing a cohesive group of inquisitive believers. Quote the law of one and rule of squares concerning ‘the call’. Basically make an argument about how the early church was not created by god or the Lord per se… but a few individuals (both on earth & heaven) trying in their own humanistic way to ‘lay the foundations’ of an organization that will have power to ‘make the call’ at the end of the times of the gentiles.
Things like Polygamy, 116 pages of the Book of Mormon and all the foibles of early Church leaders seem humanistic… because they are! They are …