Mormon Polygamy: A History
Signature Books, 1986 - 307 Seiten
An informative outline of the secret origins of Mormon polygamy, the peculiarities of the early practice, "unofficial" polygamous marriages at the turn-of-the-century and present-day fundamentalist Mormon groups which still practice polygamy.
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Church leaders responded immediately . On Saturday , 8 June 1844 , the day
following the issuance of the Expositor , the city council met for over six hours in
two sessions . They met again Monday , 10 June , for more than seven hours .
... we could give this introduction without fear of reproach , or violation of man -
made laws ” ( Tullidge 1877 , 369 ) . After crossing lowa , the Mormons wintered
in the Council Bluffs / Winter Quarters area near present - day Omaha , Nebraska
to the present . In early 1949 Musser suffered the first of a series of strokes which
eventually resulted in his death on 29 March 1954 . These health problems
compromised his leadership . The council reached a crisis on 18 September
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - wickenden - LibraryThing
Van Wagoner writes a compelling account of early Mormon polygamy. A fascinating look at how one modern American religion's culture evolved from it's beginnings with in the mid-1800's until it's ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - amydross - LibraryThing
A truly fascinating work. I bought this book in a mainline LDS-run bookstore, so I can only imagine that it must have been approved by the church hierarchy. That said, it appears to be irreproachably ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
THE RESTORATION OF ALL THINGS
STIRRINGS IN Nauvoo
PROTECTING THE LORDS ANOINTED
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