Mormons

Definitions

  • MORMON TEMPLE AND TABERNACLE, SALT LAKE CITY
    MORMON TEMPLE AND TABERNACLE, SALT LAKE CITY
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Mormons church founded by Joseph Smith in 1830 with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah
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Usage

In literature:

The people who lived near them attacked them, killed Smith, and drove the Mormons to Iowa, opposite Omaha.
"Comic History of the United States" by Bill Nye
Cortez was worse than the Mormon governor of Utah, who is said to have thirty-six wives in his household.
"Mexico and its Religion" by Robert A. Wilson
See the Mormon temple.
"The Life and Adventures of Nat Love" by Nat Love
It was originally founded by certain fugitive Mormons.
"The Confidence-Man" by Herman Melville
Mormonism, rise of, 302.
"Union and Democracy" by Allen Johnson
The Big Beaver was, up to July, 1856, in possession of the Mormons, who claimed it as a gift from the Lord.
"Old Mackinaw" by W. P. Strickland
FEMALE LIFE AMONG THE MORMONS; OR, MARIA WARD'S DISCLOSURES.
"Cattle and Their Diseases" by Robert Jennings
THE MORMON TEMPLE AT SALT LAKE CITY.
"History of the United States, Volume 5" by E. Benjamin Andrews
The Mormons are a sect who believe in polygamy.
"As A Chinaman Saw Us" by Anonymous
I even saw them living with the Mormons in Utah.
"The Prairie Traveler" by Randolph Marcy
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In poetry:

Well he knew the tricks of magic,
And the lapstone on his knee
Had the gift of the Mormon's goggles
Or the stone of Doctor Dee.
"Cobbler Keezar's Vision" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Your religious "fools" are plenty,
Mormon, Pagan, Quaker, Jew -
Each is going right straight to heaven
And wants you to go there too.
"Fools" by Joseph Warren Watson
Said our good uncle Samuel, "I swaow
I had better keep aout of this raow,
For with Mormons, and Niggers,
And Greasers, I figgers
I have all I kin handle just naow."
"Modern Diplomacy, Or How The War Was Started" by Abner Cosens

In news:

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir sang for Richard Nixon 's first inauguration.
A Mormon's letter to a doubter .
How a Mormon scholar turned doubter , then believer.
(Leah Hogsten The Salt Lake Tribune) LDS historian Don Bradley left the church after discovering problems in its history, then became an atheist, but eventually his research led him back to the Mormon fold.
Proxy Baptisms by the Mormon Church.
Mormon baptism of Holocaust victims 'scandalous.
Engraved Sharps Pistol Rifle with Mormon History PBS.
Tongans, Samoans, Maori and other Pacific Islanders fill the Mormon Church south of Florin Road to sing and pray at the first of two services on Sunday.
The Case of the Mormon Historian.
There would be quite a number of people in the Mormon community who would look unfavorably on that.
The pundits figure Mormonism embodies all the weird beliefs voters can handle on one ticket.
Romney is the first Mormon to be nominated for President by a major political party.
But would an outsider feel welcome in this largely Mormon community.
It was about a month before Election Day, when voters would decide whether Republican Mitt Romney, the first Mormon major-party presidential nominee, would become the first Mormon president.
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