The Mormons at home

with some incidents of travel from Missouri to California, 1852-3, in a series of letters by Ferris, Benjamin G.

Publisher: Dix & Edwards in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementby Mrs. B.G. Ferris.
SeriesPlains and the Rockies -- no. 274.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 299 p.
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16306469M
LC Control Number87462598

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In the end, Mormon’s was a painful and very lonely task. Of the record Mormon helped to produce, the Prophet Joseph Smith said: “I told the brethren that the Book of Mormon was the most correct of any book on earth, and the keystone of our religion, and a man would get nearer to God by abiding by its precepts, than by any other book.”.

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Book. Mormon Colonies in Mexico is also the title of a book by Thomas Cottam Romney. The book details the story of Mormons who sought refuge in Mexico after fleeing from US authorities for polygamy.

The book is published by the University of Utah Press. See also. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Mexico. Today, according to official LDS statistics, Utah is home to more than 2 million Mormons, or about one-third of the total number of Mormons in the United States.

U.S. Mormon. Mormon is mortally wounded in the battle at a place called Cumorah, and the Nephites are nearly obliterated, but Moroni survives another 36 years and adds material to the Book of Mormon before. Mormons believe that church teachers are meant to support parents, not to replace them.

Mormon home life is Christ-centered and provides many opportunities to learn the gospel. For most Mormons, the day begins with prayer and scripture study.

Each person is encouraged to have a personal prayer each morning and evening. 5. The Book of Mormon is the second sacred text of Mormons. Next to the bible, the LDS church believes in the Book of prophets who lived from BC to AD wrote the book. As we touched on above, the Prophet Joseph Smith translated the ancient book by what he called a revelation from God.

(RNS) — As we close outMormons the world over are scratching our heads about what the heck to do with the Book of Revelation, which is our scripture topic for the month of December. Smith translated the plates into the Book of Mormon, which was first published in Mormons believe that the Book of Mormon, unlike the Bible.

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It is handsomely laid out and is marred only by a very poor index. If the book's title honors contemporary practice and employs a subtitle that exaggerates the significance of the work – the Mormon religious empire then existed only on the heads of.

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