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Life Among the Mormons, and a March to Their Zion

William E. Waters

Life Among the Mormons, and a March to Their Zion

To Which Is Added a Chapter on the Indians of the Plains and Mountains of the West

by William E. Waters

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Published by University of Michigan Library .
Written in English

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    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9459648M
    ISBN 101418142603
    ISBN 109781418142605

    In the Book of Mormon Zion, covenants helped create a society where “the people were all converted unto the Lord,” “they had all things common among them,” “they were all made free,” “they did heal the sick, and raise the dead, and cause the lame to walk, and the blind to receive their sight, and the deaf to hear,” “they did. The word Zion appears repeatedly in all the books of scripture of the Church. In latter-day revelation, Zion is defined as “the pure in heart” (Doctrine and Covenants ). In the early days of this dispensation, Church leaders counseled members to build up Zion by emigrating to a central location.

    William Elkanah Waters has written: 'Life among the Mormons, and a march to their Zion' -- subject(s): Controversial literature, United States, Military life, Description and travel, Mormons. Q&A with New Young Men General Presidency: Helping Young People Connect the Dots LDS Living - The name “Bradley R. Wilcox” may have sounded familiar to many Latter-day Saints when he was announced as a member of the new Young Men general presidency in general conference, and rightly so. Brother Wilcox is widely known for his work at BYU and as a speaker and an author.

    Zelph (/ z ɛ l f /) is a figure of interest in Mormon May and June Joseph Smith led an expedition known as Zion's Camp (a paramilitary Latter Day Saint group) on a march from Kirtland, Ohio to Jackson County, June 3, while passing through west-central Illinois near Griggsville, some bones were unearthed from a bones were identified by Smith as belonging. According to Mormon doctrine, the New Jerusalem, also referred to as Zion, is the place where the Saints and the tribes of Israel (except Judah) will gather (see Revelation ).Jesus Christ will reign from the New Jerusalem, as well as from the old Jerusalem, during the Millennium (see Micah ). Article of Faith number ten, which was written by the Prophet Joseph Smith, states, “We.


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Excerpt from Life Among the Mormons, and a March to Their Zion: To Which Is Added a Chapter on the Indians of the Plains and Mountains of the West Last spring I left St. Louis under orders of Major-General Pope, then commanding the Department of the Missouri, to accompany troops from that City to Camp Douglas, which overlooks the City of the Saints in the valley of the Great Salt : William Elkanah Waters.

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; Making of America ProjectPages:   The Book of Mormon Guide to Establishing Zion In the beginning of the 34 th year of the Nephite calendar, [i] a remarkable event occurred, one that is of critical importance to us today. According to Mormon, on the fourth day of the first month of the year, the Nephite nation collapsed under the weight of its own depravity.

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Click and Collect from your local Pages: Life among the Mormons, and a march to their Zion: to which is added a chapter on the Indians of the plains and mountains of the West. The word "Zion" appears 53 times in the Book of Mormon, a key part of the Latter Day Saint canon, and times in the LDS Church's version of the Doctrine and Covenants, a part of its canon consisting of what members believe to be modern-day revelation and written down by Smith mostly in the 19th century.

The LDS church states that more than million copies of the Book of Mormon have been distributed as of Mormon Church Today, the LDS church is. Life among the Mormons, and a march to their Zion: to which is added a chapter on the Indians of the plains and mountains of the West Author: William Elkanah Waters.

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Mormonism began in to focus on Zion as place, energized by ideas expressed in the Book of Mormon. When Joseph Smith translated the Book of Mormon during period, it confirmed a prevalent notion among many Americans in the early s that the American Indians were remnants of the lost tribes of Israel.

Life among the Mormons, and a march to their Zion: to which is added a chapter on the Indians of the plains and mountains of the West. [William Elkanah Waters; Officer of the U. Army.] Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. Life among the Mormons, and a march to their Zion to which is added a chapter on the Indians of the plains and mountains of the West.

By William Elkanah] [Waters AbstractAuthor: William Elkanah] [Waters. We are offering LIFE AMONG THE MORMONS, AND A MARCH TO THEIR ZION: TO WHICH IS ADDED A CHAPTER ON THE INDIANS OF THE PLAINS AND MOUNTAINS OF THE WEST By An Officer of the U.

Army (William Waters); Moorhead, Simpson & Bond. New York, NY. Seller Rating: % positive. "Zion" was "a state of mind": NEVER a PLACE, to me. Even the D&C emphasized that ZION was "the pure in heart"--NOT a place. Sounds to me like too much of this ugly thing called mormon culture is both taught and embraced in the "land of ZCMI", etcetera.

Life Among the Mormons, and a March to Their Zion: To Which is Added a Chapter on the Indians of the Plains and Mountains of the West, by William Elkanah Waters (page images at MOA) "Tell It All": The Story of a Life's Experience in Mormonism (Hartford: A.

D. Worthington and Co., ), by Mrs. T. B. H. Stenhouse, contrib. by Harriet Beecher.The LDS Church affirms a number of teachings concerning eschatology in common with evangelical Christianity.

For example, chapter 44 of the LDS manual Gospel Principles teaches that Jesus Christ will return personally, visibly, and bodily to the earth—what is called the “Second Coming” ().

It also affirms that all human beings will be resurrected physically from the grave ().“The Life and Ministry of Joseph Smith,” Teachings: Joseph Smith, xxii–25 The Life and Ministry of Joseph Smith “Joseph Smith, the Prophet and Seer of the Lord, has done more, save Jesus only, for the salvation of men in this world, than any other man that ever lived in it” (D&C ).