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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Helen Mar Kimball Whitney , another plural wife to Smith , added that in Nauvoo “ spiritual wife was the title by which every woman who entered into this order ( plural marriage ) was called ” ( Whitney 1882 , 15 ) .
I was his , before I came here , " she added in an 8 February 1902 statement . Brigham Young secretly sealed the two in February 1842 when Mary was eight months pregnant with her son , George Algernon Lightner .
He added that " the order ( was ) in ancient days , having nothing to do with [ t ] he present times . " The question of what to do about the newspaper was addressed on Monday . Joseph Smith , Nauvoo mayor , read aloud the editor's ...
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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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