Chosen people
Throughout history, various groups of people have considered themselves to be chosen people by a deity for a purpose, such as to act as the deity's agent on earth. In monotheistic faiths, like Abraham...
Jews as a chosen people
In Judaism, "chosenness" is the belief that the Jews, via descent from the ancient Israelites, are the chosen people, chosen to be in a covenant with God. The idea of the Israelites being chosen by Go...
Supersessionism
Supersessionism, also called replacement theology or fulfillment theology, is a Christian theological view on the current status of the church in relation to the Jewish people and Judaism. Supersessio...
Remnant (Adventist)
In Seventh-day Adventist theology, there will be an end time remnant of believers who are faithful to God.The remnant church is a visible, historical, organized body characterized by obedience to the ...
Three Angels' Messages
The "three angels' messages" is an interpretation of the messages given by three angels in Revelation 14:6–12. The Seventh-day Adventist church teaches that these messages are given to prepare the wor...
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Mormonism
Mormonism is the predominant religious tradition of the Latter Day Saint movement of Restorationist Christianity. This movement was founded by Joseph Smith in the 1820s. During the 1830s and 1840s, Mo...
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Mormonism and Judaism
Judaism is foundational to the history and doctrine of Mormonism. Jews and Mormons both agree that keeping commandments is essential to their religion. Jews and Mormons both agree that Moses was a pro...
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Rastafari movement
The Rastafari movement is an Abrahamic religion which developed in Jamaica in the 1930s, following the coronation of Haile Selassie I as Emperor of Ethiopia in 1930. Its adherents worship Haile Selas...
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Unification Church
The Family Federation for World Peace and Unification, founded as the Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity, and commonly called the Unification Church or Unificationism, i...
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Juvenile Instructor (blog)
The Juvenile Instructor was an official periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) between 1901 and 1929, although the magazine had begun in 1866 as a private publicati...
Elder (Latter Day Saints)
Elder is a priesthood office in the Melchizedek priesthood of denominations within the Latter Day Saint movement, including The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
In the LDS...
Encyclopedia of Mormonism
The Encyclopedia of Mormonism is a semi-official encyclopedia for topics relevant to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the LDS Church; see also "Mormon"). The text is available free on-...
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Deseret (Book of Mormon)
Deseret (/dɛz.əˈrɛt./) (Deseret: 𐐔𐐯𐑅𐐨𐑉𐐯𐐻) is a term derived from the Book of Mormon, a scripture of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and other Latter Day Saint grou...
Todd Compton
Todd Merlin Compton (born 1952) is an American historian in the fields of Mormon history and Classics. Compton is an expert on the plural wives of the LDS Church founder, Joseph Smith.
Compton is ...
Messenger (magazine)
Messenger of the fullness of the Gospel is a Mormon fundamentalist publication, originally printed in Birmingham, England, starting in 1991, which was in print in that country until 2001, and continue...
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Mormon mommy blog
The Mormon blogosphere (often referred to as the Bloggernacle) is a segment of the blogosphere focused on Mormon issues. The term "Bloggernacle" was coined by individuals within the LDS blogging commu...
Eight Witnesses
The Eight Witnesses were one of the two groups of witnesses who made a statement stating that they had seen the golden plates which Joseph Smith said was his source material for the Book of Mormon. Th...
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Samuel W. Richards
Samuel Whitney Richards ((1824-08-09)August 9, 1824–November 26, 1909(1909-11-26) (aged 85)) was a religious and political leader in 19th-century Utah Territory and in The Church of Jesus Christ ...
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James L. Barker
James Louis Barker (27 July 1880 – 29 May 1958) was an American historian and a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
Barker received his early education in ...
First Presidency (Community of Christ)
The First Presidency of the Community of Christ, formerly the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, is the church's highest-ranking priesthood quorum. It is composed of the Prophet-...
1978 Revelation on Priesthood
The 1978 Revelation on Priesthood was a revelation announced by leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) that reversed a long-standing policy excluding men of black Afri...
Stirling Settler Days
Stirling Settler Days is a celebration historically held every year on July 24, now held every third week of July, in Stirling, Alberta, Canada.Stirling Settler Days was originally celebrated to mark ...
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Mormonism as a world religion
The tables on this page represents Latter-day Saint membership as reported by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as of January 1, 2012.The membership count includes adults and children, a...
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Jana Riess
Jana Kathryn Riess (born December 13, 1969) is an American writer and editor.Reiss' writings have focused on American religions, usually on organized movements such as The Church of Jesus Christ of La...
Lee Mantle
Lee Mantle (December 13, 1851 – November 18, 1934) was a United States Senator from Montana.Born in Birmingham, England, his mother converted to Mormonism and immigrated to the United S...
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High priest (Latter Day Saints)
In most denominations of the Latter Day Saint movement, a high priest is an office of the priesthood within the Melchizedek priesthood. High priests are typically more experienced leaders within the p...
Public relations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Public relations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) has become increasingly important to the church's hierarchy since the church's growth internationally after World War I...
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Quorum of Seventy Evangelists
In The Church of Jesus Christ (Bickertonite), the Quorum of Seventy Evangelists is a leadership body of the church. The prescribed duty of the evangelists is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ to ev...
Emily H. Woodmansee
Emily Hill Woodmansee (March 24, 1836 – October 18, 1906) was a nineteenth-century Mormon poet and hymnwriter. Although only one of her hymns "As Sisters In Zion" is included in the 1985 LDS English ...
Rigdonite
Rigdonite is a name given to members of the Latter Day Saint movement who accept Sidney Rigdon as the successor in the church presidency to movement founder, Joseph Smith, Jr. The early history of th...
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Salamander letter
The salamander letter is a counterfeit document about the history of the Latter Day Saint movement that was created by the forger Mark Hofmann in the early 1980s.The letter was one of hundreds of docu...
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