Category Archives: Polygamy

Questions For Mormons: Joseph Smith

I have heard and read that the following are true, if they are please give sources, if they are not true please explain why there is a misunderstanding. Thanks! Did Joseph Smith marry women who were already married to faithful … Continue reading

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Does Mormonism Rise Or Fall On Joseph Smith’s Character?

I am going to take a break from my series and discuss “Does Mormonism Rise Or Fall On Joseph Smith’s Character?” The reason that I am bringing up this issue today is because I just watched the live stream of … Continue reading

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Telling Your Kids That You Aren’t Going To Go To Church Anymore

So after some reflection about my last post I finally came to the conclusion that I could no longer attend the LDS church with my family.  I broke the news to my husband.  He seemed upset, but he didn’t argue … Continue reading

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Mormonism : Stages of Disbelief

Not everyone’s story looks the same as mine, but from hearing other stories I find there are similarities. 1. (First shock) At age 12 I heard from my neighbor that in church history old Mormon men took several very young virgins as wives. … Continue reading

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Review of LDS General Conference Talk: The Book of Mormon a Book from God by Tad R. Callister

Of all the talks I listened to at the last LDS General Conference (October 2011)- “The Book of Mormon a Book from God” by Tad R. Callister was the one I had the most problem with (see talk below). To say … Continue reading

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Why Is Polygamy Wrong?

“Power does corrupt, and both political and religious leaders have been regularly seduced by it.” Jim Wallis (God’s Politics) Why Polygamy is and always will be Wrong:  Young girls dreams are almost always consumed with marrying the man of her … Continue reading

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Polygamy: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Book of Mormon and Joseph Smith as a Self-proclaimed Prophet Hinge On This One Question

For me, there is only one assertion/question that determines whether or not the church is true and that is….. if polygamy, especially in the way Joseph Smith practiced it,  is truly a Godly principle then the Mormon Church is true and … Continue reading

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