Many people ask, “if God exists and loves as much as everyone says he does, why doesn’t he speak to us like he did in biblical times?”
This video of Jeffrey Holland, an Elder of my church, gives an incredibly poignant summation of what I believe regarding the necessity of an open scriptural canon as evidence that God truly does love us… (ignore the annoying musical underscoring)
He said it perfectly. I love the Bible. I love the Book of Mormon. They naturally coexist in the constellation of canonized scripture, which has come from a constant river of revelation given to man by God… and that river of revelation flows still today.
Here’s the full 15 minute discourse, if you have time…
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