. As early as the publication of the Book of Mormon in 1830, Latter Day Saint
doctrine maintained that ...
Do Mormons practice polygamy? ... Beliefs in Christ's Church - Mormons .... Many
people have tried to give reasons as to why the Church practiced polygamy.
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
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 ...
Groups and individuals who teach polygamy (plural marriage) today are not part
of The ... The Book of Mormon identifies one reason for God to command it: to ...
Answers to all the Frequent Questions about Mormon Polygamy facts, myths and
history. ... reason Joseph Smith ever gave for the Mormon practice of polygamy.
Aug 27, 2012 ... The old stereotypes about Mormons -- polygamy, theocracy, blood ... there are
reasons for its endurance, and those reasons continue to haunt ...
But to say that "Mormons don't practice polygamy" isn't entirely true. .... and so
one of the reasons for polygamy was to help care for those who had no husband.
Plural marriage was the nineteenth-century LDS practice of a man marrying more
.... He offered reasons for the practice and discussed several possible benefits ...
Jun 3, 2014 ... Note: Some provide their own reasons for plural marriage—they claim Joseph
Smith and the Mormons implemented plural marriage because ...