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Polygamy lives on in Mormon temple sealings

While plural marriage has officially been banned by the LDS Church for more than a hundred years, the truth and lived reality for many modern Mormon women is actually far more complicated. Tracy McKay-Lamb is one of those women.


Mormon women fear eternal polygamy, study shows

Carol Lynn Pearson’s new book argues that many, if not most, Mormon women feel pain and fear at the prospect of sharing their husbands with at least one other wife for all of eternity. Even if polygamy isn’t currently practiced, it’s “alive and unwell” in Mormon doctrine and temple sealing practices.


Is heaven polygamous?

Will there be polygamy in the celestial kingdom? Do men and women have equal access to sealing blessings and cancellations? A new survey aims to take the pulse of Mormons today.

Logan Tarantino and Topher Rasmussen perform in Plan-B Theatre's 'Adam & Steve and the Empty Sea". Photo by Rick Pollock/courtesy Plan-B Theatre

Gay Mormon characters step out of the shadows

(RNS) Twenty years ago, a gay Mormon character stepped onstage for the first time in Tony Kushner’s “Angels in America.” A lot’s changed since then, fueled by the church’s role in Prop 8 and its efforts to build bridges to gays and lesbians.