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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Frank J. Cannon thought Woodruff initially viewed the Manifesto as forbidding
future cohabitation, but George Q. Cannon, during a 7 October meeting of church
leaders, stressed that "a man who will act the coward and shield himself behind ...
George Q. Cannon, during the 6 October General Conference, explained to the
Saints: "We have waited for the Lord to move in the matter; and on the 24th of
September, President Woodruff made up his mind that he would write something,
For background on this revelation, see Heber J. Grant discourse in Conference
Reports, October 1922, 2-3, and Kenney 8 (13-14 October 1882): 126-27.
7Kenney 7(31 August 1 873) : 152. Two years earlier on 24 October 1 87 1 ,
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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