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Such a system was commenced by the founders of the Roman empire. While church leaders no longer allow the practice of polygamy here on Earth, they do allow a living man to be sealed to another woman after the death of his wife, or after divorce.This leads to the obvious situation of establishing multiple sealings on Earth that, according to Mormonism, will necessitate polygamy in heaven. Penrose stated: In the case of a man marrying a wife in the everlasting covenant who dies while he continues in the flesh and marries another by the same divine law, each wife will come forth in her order and enter with him into his glory (, by Charles W. This doctrine was reaffirmed in October of 2007 at the funeral for the second wife of President Howard W.( For the next fifty years the practice of plural marriage was considered essential to attain godhood. Rome became the mistress of the world, and introduced this order of monogamy wherever her sway was acknowledged. We believe in being subject to kings, presidents, rulers, magistrates in honoring, obeying and sustaining the law. For other examples of Hinckley's prevarication see [link]). First, he failed to explain why section 132 is still contained in their scriptures if it does not represent doctrine.Brigham Young, second president of the LDS Church, declared "The only men who become Gods, even the Sons of God, are those who enter into polygamy" (, August 6, 1862, Brigham Young stated: Monogamy, or restrictions by law to one wife, is no part of the economy of heaven among men. Thus this monogamic order of marriage, so esteemed by modern Christians as a holy sacrament and divine institution, is nothing but a system established by a set of robbers. And second, his statement that they don't practice polygamy today because it is illegal contradicts the fact that it was illegal to practice plural marriage when Joseph Smith introduced the teaching, and was the reason why Utah was denied statehood until 1896 (see #97 Messenger, Plural Marriage Illegal).Yet not one divorced her "first husband" when Smith was alive. Although the current Mormon leaders are very quiet about the matter of polygamy, it is still very much a part of their theology.Indeed, they continued to live with their civil spouses while married to Smith. Toward the end of Smith's life, knowledge of his secret marriages began to leak out. filed suit against the church leader for living 'in an open state of adultery' with 19-year-old Maria Lawrence. Joseph Smith's revelation on plural marriage, , section 132, is still printed in the LDS scriptures.
Hunter, the fourteenth President of the LDS Church.
The reported: President Hinckley affirmed the eternal nature of the marriage between Sister [Inis] Hunter and the former church president, whose first wife, Claire Jeffs, died after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease and is now buried beside him in the Salt Lake Cemetery.