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If You’ve Ever Been Troubled By Polygamy, Read This!

If You’ve Ever Been Troubled By Polygamy, Read This

It is painful for many members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to think about polygamy. Not only does it conjure thoughts of persecution and misunderstanding from society at large, but the doctrine of plural marriage can also stir up deep and painful questioning. This questioning can become even more painful when members speculate about plural marriage …

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10 Things You May Not Have Known About The Manifesto

10 Things You May Not Have Known About The Manifesto

On September 25, 1890, President Wilford Woodruff publshed what is now know as “The Manifesto,” announcing the end of the practice know as plural marriage. The Manifesto would officially be accepted by the Church in a General Conference session on October 6. Here are 10 interesting facts about this turbulent and important time in Church history. ONE. The United States …

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