Polygamy a crime--not a religion. by Zenos Hovey Gurley

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Published by Z.H. Gurley and E.L. Kelley in [Washington .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Polygamy.,
  • Mormon Church -- Doctrines.

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Book details

ContributionsKelley, E. L., YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsYA 10609
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL595037M
LC Control Number96187119

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-victims of crime not criminals 6) Be careful of testimonies of ex participant, don't generalize 7) if you outlaw polygamy & break up families -it would cause them more harm than good, if you just left 8) harm to label polygamy is valuing-driven by ppl saying its harmful 9) Polygamy is burdensome for women -too many kids to take care of.

The largest polygamist community in America is run by Warren Jeffs, a madman in jail. banned polygamy in“I think the best way to look at this is organized crime, not religion. The Basis of Religious Freedom in the Book of Mormon.

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