Life’s Short, Marry Early!

Life’s Short, Marry Early!

The Contributor, Vol. 14, No. 9, p.460 “…it is not possible for a man to obtain salvation and exaltation without marriage, holy and eternal. There should be created a sentiment and a faith in the hearts of all young Latter-day Saints in this principle and early...

Compliance Mandatory for Exaltation

Compliance Mandatory for Exaltation

Journal of Discourses 19:253 “The way and manner in which these ordinances have to be performed have been determined in the eternal world, and unless you comply with the requirements and obey the law, you cannot obtain the keys, and without the keys you cannot pass by...

Marriage and Procreation More Important than Jesus

Marriage and Procreation More Important than Jesus

1 Corinthians 8:4-6; “As concerning therefore the eating of those things that are offered in sacrifice unto idols, we know that an idol is nothing in the world, and that there is none other God but one. 5 For though there be that are called gods, whether in heaven or...

Marriage and Childbirth Mandatory

Marriage and Childbirth Mandatory

Today we’ve posted a new page for quotes on marriage and childbirth being mandatory in Mormonism. Woo-hoo!  You can read it by clicking on the link here. The reason I’ve compiled all these right now is because of the e-mails and phone calls we’ve been receiving lately...

19th Century Marriage Customs

19th Century Marriage Customs

While gathering info for our Polygamy and Mormon Church Leaders series I kept noticing a common occurrence in the lives of these men. The issue for this article isn’t about polygamy (that’s for another day), rather my focus is on the age of the girls these men...

Marriage: One Man and One Woman

Marriage: One Man and One Woman

Lately there seems to be a lot of acceptance of same sex marriage going around. First President Obama  expressed his feelings on the issue, and most recently one of my favorite female Country singers has come out so to speak in favor of it too. The President’s support...