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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... reproached with the crime of fornication , and polygamy ; we declare that we believe , that one man should have one wife ; and one woman , but one husband , except in the case of death , when either is at liberty to marry again .
Several others narrowly escaped death . The first known act of violence during this period occurred at Los Molinos , Mexico , a small hamlet founded by Joel LeBaron some years earlier . Ervil's " Lambs of God , " as they liked to be ...
( Ervil LeBaron ) did solicit , request , command , encourage or intentionally aid others to intentionally or knowingly cause the death of Rulon Clark Allred " - murder in the first degree . The vote was eleven to one for conviction .
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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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