Gentile Account, page 160

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Title A Gentile Account of Life in Utah's Dixie, 1872-73
Creator Kane, Elizabeth Wood, 1836-1909
Subject Polygamy; Mormons; Diaries
Subject Local Kane, Elizabeth Wood, 1836-1909--Diaries; Mormons--Utah--Saint George--Social life and customs; Mormon women--Utah--Saint George--Diaries; Saint George (Utah)--Social life and customs; St. George (Utah)
Description The journal of Elizabeth Kane covers the period of time she and her husband, General Thomas L. Kane, spent in St. George during the 1870's. Her particular interests were St. George and the surrounding area, Mormons and Mormonism, Indians, and the lives and roles of women. Preface and notes by Norman R. Bowen. Profile of Elizabeth Kane by Mary Karen Bowen Solomon.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Contributors Bowen, Norman R.; Bowen-Solomon, Mary Karen; Ward, Margery W.; Cooley, Everett L.; Madsen, Brigham D.; Tyler, Lyman S.
Date 1995
Type Text
Format application/pdf
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Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 14
Coverage 1872-1873
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 17 cm x 23.5 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Back Book
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Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks
Metadata Cataloger Kenning Arlitsch; Jan Robertson
Call Number F 834.S15 K36 1995
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Topic Mormons; Diaries; Polygamy; Mormon women; Utah--Saint George
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Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
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Title Gentile Account, page 160
Description being a little vague like most prophecies it is now ridden as near the Communism of the Apostolic Day as the Latter Day Saints are prepared for. At the close of the Meeting Bishop Smith asked the brethren "to exercise faith in the prayer now to be offered for the healing of Brother William Brown's little boy, run over the afternoon before. Brigham Young again raised his hand and said "Brother Smith will do well to add to his prayer a request that the breth- ren will have common sense and thoughtfulness enough granted them to make them hitch their teams when they stop. They coax their teams to run away, and then blame the Lord for let- ting them go." This seems irreverent when I write it down, but it did not sound so. The Mormon meetings for spiritual purposes are invaded by the concerns of their daily lives, as much as their daily lives are by their religion. I would not myself like to live either under Roman Catholic or Mormon or Quaker discipline, with either priests or brethren poking their noses into my concerns, but I must confess that it renders the Mormon meet- ings far more interesting to a stranger who sees their actual doings and intentions "laid before the Lord", than one of our own Presbyterian or Dutch Reformed or Episcopal services where the Reverend Doctor Dryasdust addresses a number of women and a handful of men with a denunciation of "wrong in the abstract, For that kind of wrong, Is always unpop'lar and never gets pitied" If his congregation found the Rev. Dr. growing "personal" his salary would be endangered, and besides it is voted vulgar 160
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Source A Gentile Account of Life in Utah's Dixie, 1872-73
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328119
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