The Latter-day Saints will say that God calls prophets to lead his church today.
But are prophets really necessary anymore?
Latter-day Saints will argue that Amos 3:7 shows us a need for a prophet:
“Surely the Lord God does nothing, until He reveals His secret to His servants the prophets.”
The Mormons have a man at the head of their church who they call a “prophet.” They believe he actually talks with God and that if God wants to say anything to his people, he’ll say it through the prophet.
But is there a need for a modern day prophet?
Let’s read what comes before Amos 3:7 in verses 1 and 2: