Essays Tagged: "Mormonism"

Mormons in Utah

and international activity, but is still a highlyfollowed, rapidly growing, and successful religion.Mormonism is a major modern religion with more than 8 millionmembers, and over 4 million in the Unit ... s a major modern religion with more than 8 millionmembers, and over 4 million in the United States. Mormonism was foundedin 1830 by Joseph Smith who was known as the prophet. This is a young agefor su ...

(3 pages) 70 2 4.3 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Research of and visit to a Mormon church - includes visit info, and works cited

A Mormonism ExplorationThe history, beliefs, and traditions of the Mormon religion are actively convey ... ory, beliefs, and traditions of the Mormon religion are actively conveyed in their worship setting. Mormonism is another name given to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Adher ... disturbed by the religious controversies that occupied the present times, so he turned elsewhere. "Mormonism claimed that God had intervened by special miraculous action in history of America and of ...

(6 pages) 88 0 4.6 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Same-sex marriages

uestion for many religions, organizations, and political parties. Religions such as Catholicism and Mormonism disagree with homosexuality calling it an immoral act. (Turner) However, there are other r ...

(3 pages) 61 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Mormonism: "In Mormon Circle" by James Coates.

president, prophet, seer, and revelator, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. (Krakauer, 5) Mormonism is one of the world's fastest-growing and most influential Christian religions, doubles it ... urch) now claims more than 10 million members, more than half of whom are outside the United States.Mormonism is a Christian denomination. Mormons believe in Bible as other Christians do and accept mo ...

(8 pages) 32 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Mormon experience : The history and fundamentals

ory, beliefs, and traditions of the Mormon religion are actively conveyed in their worship setting. Mormonism is another name given to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Adher ... disturbed by the religious controversies that occupied the present times, so he turned elsewhere. "Mormonism claimed that God had intervened by special miraculous action in history of America and of ...

(5 pages) 41 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Nevada vs Federal Government: Balance of Power

ulnerable to Indian raids and bandit attacks. For those that were not Mormon, life was difficult. Mormonism seemed to dominate the government, and for many, that was too much power the church had ov ...

(5 pages) 47 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Polygamy

ore than one wife, and over ten kids¡±. In Utah the majority of the residents practice Mormonism, and polygamous marriages have been linked with this religion. Her remark caught me off gu ...

(7 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Mormonism In Utah

Lake City, Utah in 1827 not knowing that he would be the prophet that would reveal the religion of Mormonism. They were on their trip across Utah until they stopped to rest. And out of the corner of ... lly find out what the plates said. He discovered that the plates had writings for a religion called Mormonism. So Joseph read through the plates while recording what he was reading and decided that he ...

(1 pages) 350 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Mormonism

wrestled with for thousands of years. From the times of mythological religion to Christianity, from Mormonism to Islam, the question of which religion is correct and how we know it to be true has been ...

(4 pages) 20 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Deviant Behavior

have the means for a good lawyer.ReferencesJessica Longaker (March 27, 1995). The Role of Women in Mormonism. Retrieved on October 9, 2007 from [WEB] http://www.exmormon.org/mormwomn.htm

(1 pages) 88 0 4.2 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Table of Contents The history of the Church of Jesus

and persecution Pages 9-10 What Jews believe Pages 10-13 Judaism today Page 13 Similarities between Mormonism and Judaism Pages 13-14 Differences between Judaism and Mormonism Pages 14-15 References P ... he Church. The Church has been around for 172 years to date and has quite a history. We can compare Mormonism to Judaism, two religions that are similar and different in various ways.Many people have ...

(19 pages) 36 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Mormonism : Legitimate Christianity?

Is Mormonism Christian? • The reason Mormonism is not considered Christian is because it, like cul ... tant doctrines, these three are the only ones that are declared by Scripture to be essential.• Mormonism distorts two of them: the person of Jesus, and His work of salvation.• Because Mormon ... iveness of their sins. But, faith is only as good as the object in which it is placed.• Why is Mormonism referred to as a Cult? • Mormonism does fall into 'cultic' criteria: - Cults usually ...

(3 pages) 13 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Mormons - Key Beliefs and Teachings

Church is an unofficial name for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Mormon Church or Mormonism refers to the doctrines taught by Joseph Smith and succeeding prophets and leaders of the ... nement of Christ, all mankind may be saved, by obedience to the laws and ordinances of the Gospel." Mormonism teaches that the atonement of Christ is universal. That great sacrifice is for all people ...

(7 pages) 23 0 2.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

World Religions

eport is that of the Mormon religion. The other religion that will be discussed and compared to the Mormonism is that of the Hindu religion.The Religion of MormonismThe Mormon religion was established ... n the city of Kirtland were Sidney Rigdon, who was a well-known preacher and his followers welcomed Mormonism. Some of the other followers of this faith moved to Jackson County, Missouri. Conflict in ...

(8 pages) 64 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Mormonism: Its True History, Signs and Symbols (Part #1)

Mormonism: Its True History, Signs and Symbols (Part #1)Latter Day Saints Founder: Joseph Smith, Jr. ... ieved March, 22, 2014, from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_the_Book_of_MormonRecovery from Mormonism. Retrieved March, 22, 2014 from: http://exmormon.org/phorum/read.php?2,568994Occult and Ma ... h, 22, 2014 from: http://exmormon.org/phorum/read.php?2,568994Occult and Masonic Influence in Early Mormonism. By: Joel B. Groat. Retrieved March, 22, 2014 from: http://mit.irr.org/occultic-and-masoni ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith