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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He added that " the order ( was ) in ancient days , having nothing to do with [ t ] he
present times . " The question of what to do about the newspaper was addressed
on Monday . Joseph Smith , Nauvoo mayor , read aloud the editor ' s ...
Woodruff , though not in attendance at the April 1888 General Conference , went
so far as to instruct the senior apostle present , Lorenzo Snow , that " if anyone
attempted to speak about polygamy to throw his hat at him . ” Snow either forgot
was " more important than continuing the practice of plural marriage for the
present " ( Marriner Wood Merrill Diary , 6 Oct . 1890 ) . ? Mormons had long
been taught that Joseph Smith established the “ Kingdom of God " to prepare for
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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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