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.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 97
He suggested in an 1861 address that "when a woman becomes alienated in her
feelings and affections from her husband, it is his duty to give her a bill and set
her free." In an unusual moral definition, he declared it "would be fornication for a
Phebe Woodruff, first wife of Apostle Wilford Woodruff, also shared the
ambivalent feelings of Mormon women in polygamy. Called upon to defend the
principle in a mass meeting of Mormon women, Phebe bore testimony that "If I am
proud of ...
"Mormon Women and What They Think of Polygamy." The American Magazine
66 (May-Oct. 1908): 41-47. Draper, Maurice L. Marriage in the Restoration: A
Brief Historical Doctrinal Review. Independence, MO: Herald Publishing House,
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
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
18 weitere Abschnitte werden nicht angezeigt.