Church Leaders

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Criticism Of Mormonism - Racism
... Richard and Joan Ostling point to the church's practice, continued until 1978, of refusing the priesthood to blacks as evidence that past LDS Church policies were racist in nature ... Before the change in policy, most other adult males in the LDS Church were given the priesthood Church policy precluded blacks from officiating in ordinances and from participating in LDS temple ... Jerald and Sandra Tanner cite quotes from church leaders such as Brigham Young who said, "You must not think, from what I say, that I am opposed to ...
Archaeology And The Book Of Mormon - LDS Efforts To Establish Book of Mormon Archaeology - New World Mormon Archaeology - Mesoamerican Limited Geography Model
... Geographically limited settings for the Book of Mormon have been suggested by LDS church leaders as well, and this view has been published in the official church magazine, The Ensign ... Some apologists, and church leaders (including Joseph Smith) believe that the Maya ruins on the Yucat√°n Peninsula belonged to Book of Mormon peoples LDS efforts to ... These findings were cited by early church leaders and publications as confirming evidence ...
Lutheran Theological Seminary At Philadelphia - History
... in 1748 by Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, the first organized Lutheran church body in North America ... Council of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in North America in 1867 ... Saturdays and evening program for African American church leaders.The UTI now oversees the Black Church programs in the MDiv, MAR and DMin areas, s offers certificate programs for church leaders, and sponsors ...
History Of Nauvoo, Illinois - Nauvoo Founded By The Latter Day Saints
... Prophet and president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, remained imprisoned in Missouri, but his chief counselor in the First Presidency, Sidney Rigdon, had been released and rejoined the ... Church member Israel Barlow fled Missouri and entered Illinois further north than the main group of Latter-day Saints ... large amount of land was for sale in the Commerce area, he contacted church leaders ...

Famous quotes containing the words leaders and/or church:

    All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.
    John Kenneth Galbraith (b. 1908)

    Every church is a stone on the grave of a god-man: it does not want him to rise up again under any circumstances.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)