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But Luther Endorsed Plural Marriage (1852)

Thursday, May 15th, 2008
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When plural marriage was publicly announced by the Saints in 1852, a storm of protest descended upon their heads, largely by Protestant ministers. Little if anything, was said about the founder of Protestantism, Martin Luther, who gave Prince Philip of Hesse a dispensation to take a second wife, arguing that polygamy was sanctioned by Mosaic [...]