“The god who ga…

“The god who gave us life gave us liberty at the same time: the hand of force may destroy, but cannot disjoin them.”
-Thomas Jefferson

A principal doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is that the war in heaven was fought over man’s agency. God’s plan was to allow men their agency so they could choose good or evil. A return to God’s presence would be for those who chose to follow God’s commandments. Satan’s plan was to force all men to obey so “that one soul shall not be lost, and surely I will do it; wherefore give me thine honor.” (Moses 4:1)

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