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Mormon wives

Metta Victoria Fuller Victor

Mormon wives

a narrative of facts stranger than fiction

by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor

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Published by Derby & Jackson in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Metta Victoria Fuller
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 2589
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxii. [25]-326 p.
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15166736M
LC Control Number87801717

What the Book of Mormon says about Polygamy Jacob And now it came to pass that the people of Nephi, under the reign of the second king, began to grow hard in their hearts, and indulge themselves somewhat in wicked practices, such as like unto David of old desiring many wives and concubines, and also Solomon, his son. Jacob The Mormons' Beliefs for Adultery Disagreement over the sanctity of the Book of Mormon is a huge reason for the rift between mainstream Christianity and Mormonism. In the book of Alma , God admonishes a man named Corianton for committing adultery with a “harlot” named Isabel. were polygamists who took many wives. These.

King Noah does not keep the commandments of God. In fact, he has many wives and commits many sins. The king has replaced the Lord’s priests with new ones who support his wickedness. King Noah also demands high taxes from his people to support his lifestyle. The Book of Mormon prophet Abinadi starts to prophesy to the people.   Joseph Smith, founder of Mormonism, taught that a righteous man could help numerous women and children go to heaven by being 'sealed' in plural .

• Best Book Award, Mormon History Association, • Best Book Award, Utah State Historical Society, An in-depth examination of the Mormon marriage system in its early days. More Wives Than One offers an in-depth look at the long-term interaction between belief and the practice of polygamy, or plural marriage, among the Latter-day. Although the Mormon Church has not practiced polygamy for over a hundred years, when many people think of “Mormons,” they still think of men with multiple wives. In today’s Church, however, people who practice plural marriage are excommunicated. The Mormon Church does not endorse breaking the law, and polygamy was ruled illegal that more than a hundred years ago.


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Mormon wives by Metta Victoria Fuller Victor Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Book of Mormon is a sacred text of the movement, which Mormons used alongside the Bible for teaching. Mormons believe that the Book of.

The Book of Mormon, therefore, is the only record (professing to be divine) which condemns the plurality of wives as being a practice exceedingly abominable before God. The critics use this quote to state that Orson Pratt "admitted" that the Book of Mormon condemns plural marriage by extracting only the portion of his quote that mentions it.

The Book of Mormon Videos YouTube channel is a collection of videos based on accounts from The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ. To learn more about the Book of Mormon, go to.

Unfortunately, later Book of Mormon peoples saw the rise of wicked kings such as Noah, the son of Zeniff, who “did not keep the commandments of God” by taking “many wives and concubines” (Mosiah ). This was one factor which “did cause his people to commit sin, and do that which was abominable in the sight of the Lord.

I am a devout Mormon wife. First of all, I don’t think that this is the question of a troll. I am a convert to this religion of parents who thought and taught that Mormon men were domineering and controlling. What changed this believe in me. Mormo. Summary of Events. From toLDS scripture was consistent in prohibited polygamy: Book of Mormon: Jacob, chapter 2; Doctrine and Covenants, Section (removed in ).

During this time the church publicly taught against polygamy and denied practicing it, while church authorities were privately taking plural wives. Spiritual wifery is a term first used in America by the Immortalists [clarification needed] in and near the Blackstone Valley of Rhode Island and Massachusetts in the s.

The term describes the idea that certain people are divinely destined to meet and share their love (at differing points along the carnal-spiritual spectrum, depending on the particular religious movement involved) after a. It is true that the "mainline" Mormon Church--that is, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, today does NOT authorize or promote a marriage relationship in which a man has multiple living wives at the same time.

That much is true. But to say that "Mormons don't practice polygamy" isn't entirely true. The Mormon Wives book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. For beautiful, high-spirited New England farm girl Susannah Hale, the cha 4/5.

More than just an exposé of Mormon polygamy, Secrets and Wives is the personal journey of a foreign atheist and liberal, a stranger in a strange land who grapples with hard questions about marriage, monogamy, and the very nature of faith.

The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. /5(68). The Book of Mormon declares: "Behold, David and Solomon truly had many wives and concubines, which thing was abominable before me, saith the Lord" (Jacob ).

This verse clearly says that it was abominable to God that David had many wives and concubines. About how he translated the Book of Mormon while looking at a stone inside of a hat.

I listened half-heartedly, questioned his sources, though I wasn’t about to go looking at them : Maren Stephenson. Mormons believe that the Book of Mormon confirms information found in the Holy Bible. Mormons have historically wed many wives. In recent years. The Book of Mormon and the Bible will grow together, 2 Ne.

– The Lord’s words will hiss forth unto the ends of the earth, 2 Ne. The Lord covenanted with Enos to bring forth the Book of Mormon to the Lamanites, Enos – The Book of Mormon was written for the intent that we may believe the Bible, Morm.

Mormonism is a satanic religion, straight out of the pits of Hell. It is a sex cult, that brainwashes it's victims into believing that it is proper and right for wives and daughters to give themselves sexually to the leaders on the Mormon Church.

One of the Mormon leaders, Arthur Hammon, a fourth generation polyamgist with three wives, explains these 'placement' marriages are the best way to ensure a lasting union. Mormon is allegedly a prophet-historian who was the native American believed by Mormons to have written the Book of Mormon - the main religious text of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormonism).

Mormonism is a religion less than two centuries old, but in this short time it has managed to accrue a long list of embarrassments which the church leaders would prefer were kept silent. 1. See Arthur R. Bassett, “It Begins with a Family,” in The Book of Mormon: It Begins with a Family (Salt Lake City, UT: Bookcraft, ), 7–; 2.

See Book of Mormon Central, “Why Did Nephi Believe the Lord Would Prepare a Way. (1 Nephi ),” KnoWhy (Janu ). The important relationship between the plates of brass and Lehi’s future generations is discussed in 1. I figure this is a troll question, but just in case it isn’t Modern LDS people do not practice polygamy.

And by LDS people, I’m referring to the organization headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah and is currently presided over by Russel Nelson. "Jacob, a Book of Mormon prophet, calls the men of his people to repentance for seeking additional wives and concubines. Because of their behavior, the men had broken the.

What Is the Number of Wives That a Mormon Can Have? A Mormon is only allowed to have one wife, according to the Book of Mormon. Some Mormons marry and have more than one wife, but this is not accepted by the Mormon Church, which does not accept polygamy or plural marriage.

How the Women of the Mormon Church Came to Embrace Polygamy. By of the Book of Mormon on a hillside in upstate New York. His sudden insight that God wanted men to take multiple wives coincided Author: Beverly Gage.Ambitious Mormon men must beget many children with as many wives as possible, for "their glory (in heaven) is in proportion to the number of their wives and children" (Snowden ).

Mormons believe that all humans are literally the spirit children of God who are momentarily inhabiting fleshly bodies.