What’s really sad is that if the United States had never outlawed polygamy, there would be no fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, it would just be the Mormon church as we know it now, and this man would have been allowed to marry multiple young girls for the “better of their church’s celestial kingdom.” It would have been perfectly normal…
After all, it was Joseph Smith who had this divine vision for plural marriages, and Warren Jeffs was only living this divine doctrine his prophet had been given from God.

What’s really sad is that if the United States had never outlawed polygamy, there would be no fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, it would just be the Mormon church as we know it now, and this man would have been allowed to marry multiple young girls for the “better of their church’s celestial kingdom.” It would have been perfectly normal…

After all, it was Joseph Smith who had this divine vision for plural marriages, and Warren Jeffs was only living this divine doctrine his prophet had been given from God.

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  1. rockin-sashimi reblogged this from camillaasitwas and added:
    merry christmas
  2. shhhhhhimlisteningtoreason reblogged this from onlyjustabeaw and added:
    You said it, Jaz.
  3. linsannjohnson reblogged this from a-reason-to-believe and added:
    YOU TELL ‘EM. I’m sick of the confusion and guilt by association for LDS people. sick disgusting perverts.
  4. time-to-feel-whatsreal reblogged this from combatreadycutie and added:
    BLESS THIS POST! Seriously; oh yeah sure why don’t you tell ME what I believe. Because I’m sure you know much better...
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  6. combatreadycutie reblogged this from a-reason-to-believe and added:
    I really don’t like when other people pretend to know all about the church and it’s belifes. I’m just like, “No-I didn’t...
  7. a-reason-to-believe reblogged this from whitneyyyyyyy and added:
    Roar, Sekhmet! ROAR. Boom. Roasted.
  8. zxcvbnmpoiuytrewqasdfghjkl reblogged this from camillaasitwas and added:
    this makes me so angry. yes, joseph smith got revelation appropriate to the era… there was more received later that said...
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  10. sweetteaandbbq reblogged this from camillaasitwas and added:
    I know a ton of mormons. I love them all. I have studied and studied their beliefs and as it is not what I would choose...
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