Posts Tagged ‘Mormon Polygamy’


Inspired by recent research published in Nature and Science Mormon News magazines, geneticist Oleg Balanovsky conducted a larger study than previously undertaken involving some 24,000 indigenous people from 90 nations. The DNA results confirmed that Native Americans came from...

Mormon News, October 27–31

The LDS Church clarified its conflicting statements about the semi-annual women’s meeting. When President Dieter F. Uchtdorf opened the women's meeting this year, he referred to it as the “first” assemblysession of the church-wide conference. Later statements, and even...

Mormon Polygamy

Mormon Polygamy: A History
In this comprehensive survey of Mormon Polygamy, Richard Van Wagoner details, with precision and detachment, the tumultuous reaction among insiders and outsiders to plural marriage. In an honest, methodical way, he traces the origins, the peculiarities common to the...