Mormon polygamy: a history
Signature Books, 1989 - 255 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 and Jane "were just turned upside down by it" ("Mormonism in Nauvoo").
William took the document directly to the prophet and commented that it was in
contradiction to the Doctrine and Covenants. Smith noted that the section on
One day previous to the Neibaur journal entry, however, Law had filed a suit
against Smith in Hancock County Circuit Court, charging the prophet with living
with Maria Lawrence "in an open state of adultery" from 12 October 1843 to 23
His son John maintained that Rigdon "took the ground no matter from what
source it came whether from Prophet seer revelator or angels from heaven [that] it
was a false doctrine and should be rejected" (Rigdon, "Life Story," 184).
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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
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