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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Yet one hour after the adjournment of the 20 January meeting, the Pratts were
rebaptized in the Mississippi by Joseph Smith. Afterwards, "Orson received the
Priesthood and the same power and authority as in former days."14 By mid-
"I was his, before I came here," she added in an 8 February 1902 statement.
Brigham Young secretly sealed the two in February 1842 when Mary was eight
months pregnant with her son, George Algernon Lightner. She lived with Adam ...
Neither man responded. Francis M. Lyman issued another summons for Taylor
on 15 February 1911. Three days later, Taylor stormed into the office of the First
Presidency, ordering President Lund and Patriarch John Smith out and
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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