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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In several other cases Smith " tested " an apostle by asking him for the hand of his wife . Church president Wilford Woodruff recounted the test of Apostle John Taylor : " The Prophet went to the home of President Taylor , and said to ...
Her sons , shying away from what must have been a very sensitive subject , apparently never asked her about their father's involvement in polygamy , despite the urgings of many to “ ask your mother , she knows .
When asked if the Manifesto was a revelation he answered , “ Brethren , I will answer that question , if you will keep it under your hats . I , Charles W. Penrose , wrote the Manifesto with the assistance of Frank J. Cannon and John ...
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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
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