Joseph Smith"s Polygamy: Volume 1 History



Publisher: Greg Kofford Books in Salt Lake City, Utah

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About Brian C. Hales Brian C. Hales, is the author of six books dealing with polygamy, most recently the three-volume, Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: History and Theology (Greg Kofford Books, ). His Modern Polygamy and Mormon Fundamentalism: The Generations after the Manifesto received the “Best Book of Award” from the John Whitmer Historical Association. Mormon Polygamy: A History (2nd ed.). Signature Books. ISBN Archived from the original on CS1 maint: ref=harv ; Further reading. Bringhurst, Newell G.; Foster, Craig L., eds. (). The Persistence of Polygamy: Joseph Smith and the Origins of Mormon Polygamy. Volume 1. Independence, Missouri: John Whitmer Books. ISBN. In this short volume, Brian C. Hales (author of the 3-volume Joseph Smith’s Polygamy set) and Laura H. Hales wade through the murky waters of history to help bring some clarity to this episode of Mormonism’s past, examining both the theological explanations of the practice and the accounts of those who experienced it first hand. Compra Joseph Smith's Polygamy: History: 2. SPEDIZIONE GRATUITA su ordini idonei. Passa al contenuto principale. Iscriviti a Prime Ciao, Accedi Account e liste Accedi Account e liste Resi e Ordini Iscriviti a Prime Carrello. Tutte le categorie. VAI Ricerca Bestseller Idee regalo Novità Offerte.

  I had the privilege of speaking with Brian Hales about his upcoming three-volume history of Joseph Smith’s Polygamy, published by Greg Kofford Books. Brian is a practicing anesthesiologist, author and scholar of Mormon History, with emphasis on Mormon Fundamentalism and Plural Marriage. He is also an active, faithful Latter-Day Saint. Histories, Volume 1: Joseph Smith Histories, , Histories, Volume 2: Assigned Histories, Documents, Volume 1: July June Sacred Space: Exploring the Birthplace of Mormonism. Journals, Volume 3: May June Revelations and Translations, Volume 4: Book of Abraham and Related Manuscripts, Facsimile Edition.   Full Text ( M) DjVu ( M) Summary. Many are unaware that the oft-quoted History of the Church 7-volume set was actually a journal of Joseph Smith. You can read for yourself his own account of events in church history, as well as personal reflections and commentaries. BYU Studies Quarte no. 1 (14) REVIEWS Brian C. Hales. Joseph Smith’s Polygamy. 3 vols. Salt Lake City. Greg Kofford Books, Reviewed by M. Scott Bradshaw I n this three-volume set, author Brian Hales presents an exhaustive study of plural marriage as practiced and introduced by Joseph Smith.

Brian C. Hales, is the author of six books dealing with polygamy, most recently the three-volume, Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: History and Theology (Greg Kofford Books, ). His Modern Polygamy and Mormon Fundamentalism: The Generations after the Manifesto received the “Best Book of Award” from the John Whitmer Historical Association. The Mormon Hierarchy: Origins of Power, p LDS History of the Church –; RLDS History of the Church ; ; see also Dean C, Jessee, The Papers of Joseph Smith 2 [Salt Lake City, Utah: Deseret Book Company, ]: –) Temple Lot case complete transcript, , , ; also see Foster, Religion and Sexuality,   (Joseph Smith’s Polygamy, Volume 1: History, Brian C. Hales, p. 9) 9) Eliza R. Snow, another one of Smith’s wives, stated in an affidavit made on June 7, that she was made a plural wife of Joseph on J It also tells the story of when Joseph Smith and his brother Hyrum were fatally shot by a mob in The last multi-volume history of the faith was published in — when church membership was less than 1 million with most members in the American West. Today, the faith counts 16 million members with more than half outside the U.S.

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Joseph Smith taught his polygamy doctrines only in secret and dictated a revelation in July authorizing its practice (now LDS D&C ) that was never published during his lifetime. Although rumors and exposés multiplied, it was not until that Mormons in Brigham Young's Utah took a public by: 1.

Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1 book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Few American religious figures have stirred more p /5. Joseph Smith’s Polygamy, Volume 1: History. $ by Brian C This book is his seventh. His Modern Polygamy and Mormon Fundamentalism: The Generations after the Manifesto (Salt Lake City: Kofford Books, ) was awarded the “Best Book of ”.

Volumes 1&2 contain the most comprehensive history of polygamy under Joseph Smith ever written. The history is so thorough, well done, and engrossing that its a treat to read.

Volume 3 is the answer to why polygamy happened as it addresses the theological reasons Joseph Smith had for introducing polygamy.5/5(3). Home 1; Books 2; Read an excerpt of this book. Add to Wishlist. Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1: History by Brian C.

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Note: This is a book review of only Volume 1 of Brian C. Hales’ Joseph Smith’s Polygamy. The reviews of Part 2 and 3 will come later. _____ “If polygamy is the most controversial story in the history of Mormonism, ‘polyandry’ must be its.

Title: Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1 - History Author Name: Hales, Brian C. Categories: Polygamy - Plural Marriage, Nauvoo, Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Greg Kofford Books: Binding: Hardcover Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket Seller ID: The text features a large font, short words, however Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1: History rhyming, although Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1: History and repetition, even so Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1: History making it a good.

Joseph Smith tells of his ancestry, family members, and their early abodes—An unusual excitement about religion prevails in western New York—He determines to seek wisdom as directed by James—The Father and the Son appear, and Joseph is called to his prophetic ministry.

(Verses 1–). Joseph Smith Fought Polygamy Volume 1. they assume that it is a history of Joseph Smith and that it teaches that polygamy is a doctrine of the Church. These are false assumptions, for the Book of Mormon is a history of God's dealings with the people of Ancient America, and it condemns polygamy most severely.

for the Book of Mormon is a. That book won the “Best Book of Award” from the John Whitmer Historical Association. Hales has divided his work into two parts: History (vols. 1 and 2) and Theology (vol. The History volumes are generally organized in chronological sequence, interspersed with thematic chapters dealing with controversial topics or detailed.

Title: Joseph Smith’s Polygamy: Volumes 1&2: History Author: Brian C. Hales; Contributor: Don Bradley Publisher: Greg Kofford Books Year: Pages: (vol.

1) & (vol. 2) Binding: Hardback ISBN X ISBN List Price: $ Buy Now: Amazon Reviewed by: David M. Morris. Regardless of the reader’s religious or societal views, what. Joseph Smith Fought Polygamy Volume 1. During Joseph's lifetime writers of books and reporters throughout the civilized world gave space to the question of whether or not polygamy was practiced in the Church.

At Nauvoo Joseph stood firmly with his brother, Hyrum, against polygamy. HYRUM SMITH. (Millennial Star 3 [November ]:   Dr. Hales spent many years and much money accumulating all available information on his subject.

The result is this massive, extremely comprehensive 3 volume treatment of Joseph Smith's involvement with polygamy. The author approaches the subject from a faithful perspective, but his treatment is fair and objective. This is no sugar-coated account/5. Title: Joseph Smith’s Polygamy, Vol.

1: History Author: Brian C. Hales with Don Bradley Publisher: Greg Kofford Books Genre: Religious Studies Year: Pages: Binding: Hardcover ISBN X ISBN Price: $ Brian Hales may have a tough audience for his new 3-volume set entitled Joseph Smith’s Polygamy.

According to a Pew. Three volumes are planned in the Persistence of Polygamy series, with this first volume discussing the Origins of Polygamy and Joseph Smith.

This is the controversial and bothersome part for so many people. The issue of how polygamy evolved after Joseph’s death isn’t particularly controversial, in my opinion. Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1: History, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US.

NOTE: This is a review of only Volume 2. To read my review of Volume 1, click here. Joseph Smith’s Polygamy, Volume 2: History – A Book Review “We obeyed [the command to practice plural marriage] the best we knew how, and, no doubt, made many crooked paths in our ignorance.”Amasa M.

Lyman. Book Description: Few American religious figures have stirred more passion among adherents and antagonists than Joseph Smith. Born in and silenced thirty-nine years later by assassins’ bullets, he dictated more than one-hundred revelations, published books of new scripture, built a temple, organized several new cities, and became the proclaimed prophet to tens of thousands during his.

As the title of this volume states, it presents evidence -- massive evidence -- of the practice of both polygamy and polyandry in the early church, beginning with Joseph Smith himself. For those unfamiliar with the term, polyandry is the practice of having more than one living husband at the same time.

Buy The Persistence of Polygamy: Joseph Smith and the Origins of Mormon Polygamy: Volume 1 by Newell G. Bringhurst, Craig L. Foster (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Newell G. Bringhurst, Craig L. Foster. Joseph Smith's Polygamy, Volume 1: History, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping.

Few American religious figures have stirred more passion among adherents and antagonists than Joseph Smith. Born in and silenced thirty-nine years later by assassins bullets, he dictated more than one-hundred revelations, published books of new scripture, built a temple, organized several new cities, and became the proclaimed prophet to tens of thousands during his/5.

Documentation or Illusion: A Review of Drew Briney’s, Silencing Mormon Polygamy By Brian C. Hales. In Drew Briney, the author and editor of several books dealing with Mormon fundamentalist topics, issued a “volume 1” of what was describe to be a two volume set, entitled: Silencing Mormon Polygamy: Failed Persecutions, Divided Saints & the Rise of Mormon Fundamentalism ([print on.

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the Smith family all left Kirtland, by revelation, (or necessity,) for Missouri. Fifteen References Written between and 1. William McLellin, Letter to Joseph Smith III, JulyCommunity of Christ Archives: Now Joseph I will relate to you some history, and.

[4] Helen Mar Kimball Whitney, Why We Practice Plural Marriage, 53, quoted in Brian C. Hales, Joseph Smith’s Polygamy, Volume 1: History (Salt Lake City: Greg Kofford Books, ), Most of these accounts were recorded in the latter half of the 19 th century by Church historians interested in the early history of the practice of plural.

[41–57] and Brian C. Hales, Joseph Smith's Polygamy Volume 1: History (Salt Lake City, Utah: Greg Kofford Books, ), – ↑ Hales, Joseph Smith's Polygamy Vol. 1,– ↑ Angus M. Cannon, Statement of an Interview with Joseph Smith, President of the ‘Reorganites,’ Octo ," LDS Archives; cited by Van.

Polygamy in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, or plural marriage, is generally believed to have originated with the founder of Mormonism, Joseph ing to several of his associates, Smith taught that polygamy was a divine commandment and practiced it personally, by some accounts marrying more than 30 women, some of whom had existing marriages to other men.This document, “History, –, volume A-1, [23 December –30 August ],” is the first of the six volumes of the “Manuscript History of the Church” (in The Joseph Smith Papers it bears the editorial title “History, ”).

The completed six-volume collection covers the period from 23 December –8 August   One of the most anticipated questions of the new Church history series Saints: The Story of the Church of Jesus Christ in the Latter Days is the treatment of Joseph Smith’s polygamy.

It turns out there is much to commend in how Saints deals with this issue, but there is also something left to be desired. Here are the pros and cons I saw in the book regarding Joseph Smith’s plural marriages.