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Brigham Young’s False Prophecy on Polygamy and Statehood

Journal of Discourses 11:269; “I heard the revelation on polygamy, and I believed it with all my heart, and I know it is from God – I know that he revealed it from heaven; I know that it is true, and understand the bearings of it and why it is. 100 more words


Jim on Monogamy, Temples, & Consecration

I hope you’ve enjoyed the conversation with Jim Vun Cannon, of the First Presidency of the Remnant Church.  This week, we finished up our conversation and talked about 3 main topics:  whether Joseph Smith was a polygamist, the Law of Consecration, and whether the Remnant Church will build a temple. 1,899 more words


The Ruins of Us

Have you given any thought to what you’ll do if your husband decides to take another wife and not tell you…? Not so much? Well, that’s the premise of this book.   71 more words

Hide and Don’t Seek

2 Corinthians 6:17; “Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you,”

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Rethinking Relationships: Monogamy & Polyamory

The modern Western culture is grounded on identity dualities: man/woman, heterosexual/homosexual, white/black, virgin/whore, to name a few.

These dualisms encourage a hierarchial structure between the former and the latter, which then enforces a sense of cultural, political and social inequality in our society. 827 more words


Ethics: Polygamy and Divorce

The importance of a study in ethics has become abundantly clear to us at this point. So, we must question the morality of the things that we see in our own context. 1,471 more words

Fishing in Lake Victoria: High Risk Occupation

Matoso is a fishing village. Because of the way things work here, being involved in the fishing industry is very high risk. Not of drowning, or having fingers and limbs cut off, but of contracting HIV. 263 more words