Is Mormonism Getting Ready to Return to Polygamy?

Allow me to correct the language regarding polygamy used by the Washington Post in reporting this story (“The Mormon church finally acknowledges founder Joseph Smith’s polygamy”), to make it more accurate: The Mormon Church is finally acknowledging that founder Joseph Smith had as many as forty adulterous relationships. The reality is that Joseph went so far as to have his manufactured “god” threaten his true wife, Emma, with destruction if she didn’t accept the extra women her husband had Read more […]

The Supreme Court Has Already Ruled on Homosexual Marriage

In the nineteenth century, the courts agreed that it was necessary for the State to acknowledge the biblical requirement of monogamy over against polygamy (many wives). Marriage is by definition a union of one man and one woman. The courts justified their rulings because of moral absolutes found in the Christian religion. What was true of polygamy was equally true of homosexuality since homosexuality was illegal in all the states, including the Mormon-populated state of Utah. The arguments against Read more […]

Romney gets Graham approval

On Thursday, October 11, Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, met with Rev. Billy Graham in his mountaintop home in Asheville, North Carolina. In so doing, Romney was able to check a crucial public relations event off his campaign agenda. For the last fifty years or more, acquiring an audience—and an endorsement—from Billy Graham has been a nearly mandatory step for any candidate hoping to court evangelicals for their votes. In an interesting twist of the intermingling of church Read more […]

10 Reasons Not to Vote for Mitt Romney?

This came to me from an emailer. Think what you will of Mitt Romney, compare the following to Barack Obama and vote accordingly in November. Don’t forget that there’s a House and Senate election as well. One way to keep a president in line is to surround him with constitutionalists. 1. Drop-dead, collar-ad handsome with gracious, statesmanlike aura. Looks like every central casting’s #1 choice for Commander-in-Chief. 2. Been married to ONE woman his entire life, and has been faithful to her,  Read more […]