Tag Archives: Brigham Young

Celebrating Brigham Young and the Pioneers of ‘47

24 July

Luke 12:34 “For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.” Utah’s annual celebration of Brigham Young declaring ‘This is the Place’ is in full swing this weekend with the customary parades, fireworks, green jell-o. and rodeos. Utah spares no expense with each community from Brigham City to St. George, pulling out all […]

The Complicated Relationship of Mormon Polygamy

29 May

The LDS Church has a few things in common with a rather obscure creature from the animal world; the chameleon. The chameleon can change colors to blend in, and they’re usually solitary creatures unless they’re seen with a group of other female chameleons. Historically speaking, the LDS Church has isolated itself from the Christian community, […]

Brigham’s Dying Words

01 April

A Comprehensive History of the Church 5:509; “The last words he uttered, that were distinctly understood,” says the bedside chronicle, were— “Joseph, Joseph, Joseph!”” – B.H. Roberts, Historian   Acts 7:59-60; “And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit. 60 And he kneeled down, and cried with a loud […]