Tag Archives: polygamy

Joseph Smith’s Lie to Relief Society

29 April

Today in Mormon History; “– 175 years ago today – April 20?, 1842 Joseph Smith tells the Relief Society they would receive the “keys to the kingdom … that they may be able to detect everything false.” – Brooke, John L. The Refiner’s Fire: The Making of Mormon Cosmology, 1644-1844. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1994. p.247 […]

Why Mormonism can’t Help You Improve

18 March

 Teachings of Presidents of the Church-Chapter 1; “The whole idea of Mormonism is improvement – mentally, physically, morally, and spiritually.” – Lorenzo Snow     Philippians 4:19; “But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.” We’re wondering why Mr. Snow thought Christianity would need to be […]

As Dark as Midnight

29 March

Journal of Discourses 17:225; “Now, if you want to get into darkness, brethren and sisters, begin to oppose this revelation. Sisters, you begin to say before your husbands, or husbands you begin to say before your wives, “I do not believe in the principle of polygamy, and I intend to instruct my children against it.” Oppose […]