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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Despite the defiant position of Taylor and other church leaders after Brigham Young's 1877 death , there is some evidence in the decade preceding his demise that Young may have been waning in his support for polygamy as had Joseph Smith ...
Lyman commented during one such cross - examination that " he answers just like the other brethren who are in the same position . ... One would think these brethren had rehearsed their pieces ” ( Joseph Musser Journal , 22 July 1909 ) .
This position paper was approved by the other members of the First Presidency and issued as an " Official Statement . " " As to this pretended revelation , ” the statement , as published in the 18 June 1933 Church Section of the Deseret ...
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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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