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Forest Service and the LDS Church in the mid-twentieth century

Thomas G. Alexander

Forest Service and the LDS Church in the mid-twentieth century

Utah national forests as a test case

by Thomas G. Alexander

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Published by Weber State College Press in Ogden, Utah .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Utah.
    • Subjects:
    • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints,
    • United States. Forest Service,
    • Forest reserves -- Utah

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThomas G. Alexander.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/01469 (S)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination26 p. ;
      Number of Pages26
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1904598M
      LC Control Number90107247
      OCLC/WorldCa19760631

        On Home of the Brave podcast, Peabody Award winning producer Scott Carrier interviews Brand Thornton, a believing LDC church member and a member of the Bundy militia. In this interview Thornton explains the Mormon/religious/spiritual justifications for the occupation. Brand says, “Absolutely, God told us to do this,” and quotes from the Doctrine and Covenants in his justifications. The Mormon Experience; A History of the Latter-day Saints. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, General church history with maps showing the extent of the "Mormon Kingdom in the West, " (boundaries markedly similar to Meinig's "Mormon Culture Region"). In the late 19th century, the federal government took issue with polygamy in the LDS Church. The LDS Church discontinued plural marriage in , and in Utah gained admission to the Union. Many new people settled the area soon after the Mormon pioneers. Relations have often been strained between the LDS population and the non-LDS population.


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