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 Harmonists , who migrated to Indiana to found New Harmony in 1815 before returning to Ambridge , Pennsylvania , in 1825 , experimented , like the Shakers , with shared property and celibacy . " Robert Owen , a wealthy Scottish ...
Though his health returned , his spirits remained low . On 27 August 1847 his missionary companion and brother - in - law , Oliver Huntington , received a letter from his wife informing the two missionaries that " Zina had gone to Salt ...
Returning to Pittsburg , he attempted to gather about him leaderless remnants of the Mormon community . Rigdon began to publicly denounce polygamy in his Latter Day Saints ' Messenger and Advocate shortly after he left Nauvoo .
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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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