Hey @adam, I recently had two young mormon missionaries come to my door and I was able to speak to them on a few occasions while they were canvasing the neighborhood.I ended up giving them the following tract near the tail end of our discussions. As you explore, I hope you'll discover my deep love for Jesus Christ, and come to know that this love and faith is central to the life of every member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The packet introduces the questions like this: Bishops and stake presidents therefore have the responsibility to identify members who are spiritually, physically, mentally, and emotionally prepared for missionary service. ... please read the Bible cover to cover and ask God to reveal to you that it contains all of God's message to man and that parts are not lost or altered and that the Book of Mormon is false?" It is generally accepted in this church that the Book of Mormon that members have today is the same one translated by Joseph Smith in the 1800’s. ... there are currently about 12,000 of these missionaries actively at work. Then when they return, the best question we usually ask is, “How was your mission?” Perhaps it is time we learned to engage these amazing latter-day warriors for truth instead of settling for the vanilla questions. Here are five specific and engaging questions to ask a returned missionary. * • Why does LDS Church artwork misleadingly depict Joseph Smith translating the Book of Mormon by directly examining the gold plates? What are some other great questions that you will ask your missionary? Ten Questions to Ask the Mormons. If you haven’t established that first, these questions will feel like prying. Difficult Questions for Mormons . Standard Interview Questions for Prospective Missionaries Frequently Asked Questions October 20, 2017 ... may also ask you to visit with a mental health professional. ... Why were there missionaries in the Book of Mormon before Christ? These are merely discussion-starter suggestions. ***If you liked this post, please share it with others and subscribe to our newsletter here. Everyone knows what Mormon missionaries look like: classic dark suits with white shirts and ties, and that iconic name badge with "Elder Last Name" or "Sister Last Name" and the full name of the Mormon church: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. If you haven’t already, join over 512,000 followers on the LDS Missionaries Facebook page. Basic Mormon Beliefs is a website dedicated to answering these questions. Caveat 1: These questions need to come out of an existing relationship that fosters trust and understanding. 1. Mormon missionaries have become so much of a cultural joke that there is a Broadway musical about them. That certainly wasn't the case in the Old World. questions to ask mormons • Can you show me archeological or historical proofs from non-Mormon sources that would prove that the peoples and places named in the Book of Mormon actually existed? The LDS Church has just released the prospective missionary interview questions through the LDS Newsroom. Caveat 2: There are hundreds of questions you could ask for each of the categories below.