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One of a sect in the united states, followers of joseph Smith, who professed to have found an addition to the bible, engraved on golden plates, called the book of Mormon, first published in 1830. The Mormons believe in polygamy, and their hierarchy of apostles, etc, has control of civil and religious matters.

The Mormons call their religious organization The Church of Jesus christ of Latter-day saints. Its head claims to receive revelations of God's will, and to have certain supernatural powers.

(Science: ornithology) A genus of sea birds, having a large, thick bill; the puffin.

The mandrill.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Monster, bugbear.

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The Earth is above its carrying capacity!

... (especially sex-ed). I just don't see it being a clear cut "Well if they knew what we know..." sort of situation. Just look at the Mormon populations in the United States. Most of them are highly educated, but their religion/culture encourages them to have large households, and ...

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by AstusAleator
Wed Feb 07, 2007 5:10 pm
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Earth is above its carrying capacity!
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Views: 17433

The Fiber Disease

... this out.....it's better than one life to live!! http://www.rael.org/rael_content/intro.php hmmm..... daily team summary... 58838 640 47233 LDS-Mormon 58830 272 44912 Biology Online Dot Org 58796 383 ... 104 13914 BG105 1713 15 33186 raelians-cloning _for_eternal_life 1712 36 ... fah-web.stanford.edu/daily_team_summary.txt ...

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by London
Fri Jan 12, 2007 7:15 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Views: 6245080

Who did we evolve from?

... to get through than the Bible, and I have never succeeded in reading the whole thing through. And of course I'll also have to read The Book of Mormon sooner or later. I'm straying from the subject again, aren't I? My bad. :oops:

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by alextemplet
Tue Jul 11, 2006 2:52 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Who did we evolve from?
Replies: 157
Views: 84930

The Fiber Disease

... at 703 West Railroad Avenue on Friday, April 28 from noon until 5:00 PM. Funeral Service is at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon) at 916 North12th Street on Saturday, April 29 at 10:00 AM. Burial will immediately follow at Miller Cemetery in Agate, outside Shelton, WA. ...

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by ilisawilson
Mon May 22, 2006 5:42 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
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Mormon Origins Disproved by DNA!

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-mormon16feb16,0,5561316.story Now among everything else inconsistent with the LDS church. [LDS church was founded by a joseph smith proclaiming himself as a prophet to god himself]

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by Sabby
Thu Feb 16, 2006 11:17 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Mormon Origins Disproved by DNA!
Replies: 1
Views: 1377

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