The Lived Reality of Latter-day Saints’ Open Canon

Fixed scripture often ossifies faith. The Church of Jesus Christ solves this by perpetual revelation through recognized prophets. Their authority as the faith's living center facilitates dialogue, communally anchoring members' belief and vitalizing the religion.


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