You are very right. And that is why little children will NOT be exalted in the highest degree of the celestial kingdom. Bruce is flat wrong. that is an absurd assumption.
Joseph Smith taught the truth on the matter :
It was on 18 May 1843 that William Clayton, Joseph’s personal secretary and Recorder of Revelations, asked him “whether children who die in ...
It signifies the gathering of Israel. In grafting in both directions, the trees effectively become the same.
In more detail, one could interpret:
Grafting from the mother tree to the natural trees: Spreading the gospel to the dispersed tribes of Israel.
Grafting from the natural trees to the mother tree: Restoring the tribes, strengthening the House fo ...