Modern LDS views on Plural Marriage

April 2, 2008

Boy oh boy the Bloggernacle is sure excited on Polygamy this week. Devyn at Mormon Mentality has a big write up with around 100 comments, then at FMH (got to get my acronym right) there is another big discussion about it by ECS.

Now I do not think of myself as an expert on this, I felt I would combine my response to both threads here, and because I think I am feeling like I am on the outside with the majority.  I look at the history of plural marriage from Joseph Smith’s liberal interpretation and the Puritan Plural Marriage as practiced by the Saints in Utah.  I have no problem with either side. Read the rest of this entry »