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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mormonism_and_polygamy

Polygamy was taught by leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) for more than ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_Latter_Day_Saint_polygamy

Polygamy, or plural marriage, in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints probably originated with the founder of Mormonism, Joseph Smith, who taught that polygamy was a ..... You have no reason whatever to be uneasy; there is no occasion for your fearing that a vile mob will come hither to trample underfoot the  ...

www.lds.org/topics/plural-marriage-and-families-in-early-utah?lang=eng

Thereafter, for more than half a century, plural marriage was practiced by some Latter-day ... The Book of Mormon identifies one reason for God to command it: to  ...

www.dummies.com/religion/christianity/mormonism/understanding-polygamy-in-mormon-history

Many Mormons believe that one of the reasons the Lord may have sanctioned polygamy for a time was that it allowed the struggling Latter-day Saints to raise up ...

religion.blogs.cnn.com/2010/10/25/sister-wives-explained-a-fundamentalist-mormon-polygamy-primer

Oct 25, 2010 ... The battle against Mormon polygamy continued while Taylor was ... For this reason he and his father are often held up as heroes among ...

religionnews.com/2014/10/23/5-facts-mormon-polygamy-wednesdays-controversial-lds-statement

Oct 23, 2014 ... Yesterday, two new essays about polygamy became available on the ...... more reason to nullify the Mormons as a legitimate religion. it started ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-human-beast/201210/the-three-reasons-polygamy

Oct 23, 2012 ... Mitt Romney's paternal great grandfathers moved to Mexico to continue the Mormon practice of polygamy then outlawed in the U.S. So the time ...

www.fairmormon.org/answers/Mormonism_and_polygamy/Purpose_of_plural_marriage

The Book of Mormon identifies one reason for God to command it: to increase the number of children born in the gospel covenant in order to “raise up seed unto ...

www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/mormon/socialvalues/polygamy.shtml

Oct 13, 2009 ... Modern Mormon teachings about polygamy, the history and why so ... The reason many people associate Mormonism with polygamy is that the ...

www.fairmormon.org/answers/Mormonism_and_polygamy

1835 Doctrine and Covenants denies polygamy—D&C 101 (original). Summary: The 1835 edition of the D&C contained a statement of marriage which denied ...