All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Mormons’

Bill Maher Mocks And Criticizes Mormon Religion

Bill Maher isn’t afraid to share his opinion. While he has been spending a lot of time bashing Islam lately, he now has a new religion to criticize. Last week the Mormon Church acknowledged that Joseph Smith had at least 30 wives, some of whom were young girls, one possibly as young as 14. Maher wasted no time criticizing the …

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Warren Jeffs’ Polygamist Compound Now a Bed and Breakfast

A compound built for an infamous polygamous religious sect has now become a holiday destination for travelers looking to explore the state parks of Arizona and Utah. America’s Most Wanted Suites is now open for business, offering guests the opportunity to explore the renovated compound where Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS) leader Warren Jeffs was to …

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Mormon Women Turned Away From All-Male Priesthood Meeting

Hundreds of Mormon women who want ecclesiastical equality were denied admittance to a male-only session of their faith’s spring conference on Saturday in Salt Lake City, Utah, in their bid for the ordination of females into the lay priesthood. Members of the Ordain Women group, dressed in purple, marched along with their male supporters from a park to Salt Lake Tabernacle …

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Mormon Women Protest All-Male Priesthood

The Salt Lake Tribune reported 130 Mormon women affiliated with the Ordain Women movement were turned away from the Tabernacle in Salt Lake City’s Temple Square on Saturday. As dozens of men edged their way past to enter the male-only meeting, the women were shut out at the door. The Ordain Women movement was founded in March 2013, and seeks …

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Artist Gives Away Swing-Vote In D&D-Inspired Game

Mormon artist Casey Jex Smith is mixing his creations with politics, and wants everyone to know that, as un undecided voter, he’s willing to give up his decision on who the next president of the United States will be based on a Dungeons And Dragons game. Well, sort of. As an Ohioan, Smith will have a much-coveted swing vote, and …

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Mormon Church Rakes in Billions in Tithes

An analysis of the finances of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, also known as the Mormon church, has revealed that the church brings in around $7 billion worth of tithes and donations annually. The analysis, was done using church records in countries around the world that require more financial disclosure by religious institutions than in the U.S., …

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