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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The revelation on polygamy was given in 1843 . " 10 . Clayton ' s 12 July 1843
journal entry states : " after it was wrote Prests . Joseph & Hyrum presented it and
read it to E [ mma ) . who said she did not believe a word of it and appeared very
If father had more wives than one , " he wrote , “ it does not affect the rule given to
the Church . It proves nothing only that he was a transgressor against the rule ,
and the civil law . From my view polygamy could not and never did emanate by ...
Whether unintentionally so or not , Clark ' s statement proved to be incorrect on
virtually every point . Though church leaders did not have the original revelation ,
they owned the copy which John W . Taylor had given Wilford Woodruff in 1887 .
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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
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - bibliostuff - LibraryThing
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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