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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Disciples of revivalist preachers Erasmus Stone , Hiram Sheldon , and Jarvis
Rider claimed they were perfect and could no longer sin . They became known
as “ Perfectionists . " As a part of their doctrine , adherents advocated " spiritual
This emphasis on procreation became the basis for the Mormon concept of
humanity ' s progress to divinity . All of Smith ' s Nauvoo doctrinal innovations fell
into place around this new teaching . Smith explained that God was an exalted
Jason W . Briggs , Henry H . Deam , and Zenas H . Gurley , Sr . , directed on 6
April 1853 the " New Organization of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day
Saints , " which eventually became The Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of ...
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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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Single best volume to understand the development of polygamy in Mormon history. Vollständige Rezension lesen
THE RESTORATION OF ALL THINGS
STIRRINGS IN Nauvoo
PROTECTING THE LORDS ANOINTED
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