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TxVietVet Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-05-11 06:31 AM
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67. Their leaders aren't actually dead they are gods of their own planets now.
Edited on Sat Mar-05-11 06:34 AM by TxVietVet
As more and more of their "true" beliefs are revealed to the general public, they change their "doctrine" to satisfy how society outside the cult will veiw them. They were openly racist until the times of the 60s and 70s placed them on the heavily racist side of society. They changed their doctrine. I should say "they", some did, some didn't. But the cult leaders had to openly explain why they changed to their "new" doctrine. The more investigation you do into the "religion" either done by investigators or by "mainstream" christian churches, you can find out how goofy the cult it. It has been explained that some that realize it is a cult will continue to go along so that they won't be thrown out of their communities. Basically, it was a cult create by a con artist to get money and sex. He kept changing the rules to keep satisfying the greed for both. Finally, Smith was murdered. Murder or "blood atonement" was/is a pretty common practice. Read the story of Ervil Lebaron. His spawn are still on the run, wanted for murder.

It's a CULT, an almost closed society, that loves marriage to multiple women, hatred of gays and a bare tolerance for other than the white race. The history of mormonism is filled with hatred and murder.
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  -What BYU Did NOT Tell Us... kpete  Mar-04-11 08:33 PM   #0 
  - I don't know much, however, I know how mormons operate.  TxVietVet   Mar-04-11 08:40 PM   #1 
  - Posts 2 and 3 clarified things. I found both posts quite helpful.  virgogal   Mar-04-11 08:48 PM   #7 
  - This isn't going to work as a race thing.  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 08:41 PM   #2 
  - 58% of BYU students admit to engaging in pre-marital sex.  Luminous Animal   Mar-04-11 08:44 PM   #4 
  - Show me evidence of that 58%, please.  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 08:46 PM   #6 
     - I did a Google search about that 58%...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 08:48 PM   #8 
        - I know. College kids having sex, kinda hard to believe, ain't it  Hugabear   Mar-05-11 12:08 AM   #57 
           - Not BYU Students  demwing   Mar-05-11 08:48 PM   #70 
  - all the same, when an organization discourages interracial marriage  fishwax   Mar-05-11 12:10 AM   #58 
  - This is BS...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 08:43 PM   #3 
  - +1  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 08:45 PM   #5 
  - As is their bias against gays  jberryhill   Mar-04-11 08:49 PM   #10 
  - I'm not a fan, trust me. That doesn't change the fact that an unbiased view of Mormons at DU...  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 08:58 PM   #17 
     - There is no such thing as an unbiased view  jberryhill   Mar-04-11 09:28 PM   #38 
  - That's because Mormonism is a cult, not a church.  Major Hogwash   Mar-04-11 08:50 PM   #11 
  - So, all the antagonism against Mormons is because they are a cult?  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 09:00 PM   #19 
     - It's a very repressive quote, religion, unquote.  Major Hogwash   Mar-04-11 10:48 PM   #44 
     - a devoutly racist and homophobic cult  ReggieVeggie   Mar-05-11 05:41 AM   #66 
  - Yes it is  LadyHawkAZ   Mar-04-11 08:54 PM   #14 
     - I feel very uncomfortable with that type of language...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 09:00 PM   #18 
        - You're on a roll, DI. My experience is similar.  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 09:02 PM   #20 
        - When you spend your entire life in Utah, you tend to meet many good Mormons...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 09:04 PM   #22 
           - There was quite a large enclave of Mormons where I went to college.  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 09:06 PM   #24 
           - Who hate gays and work towards their discrimination (see Prop 9 fight in CA) nt  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:10 PM   #28 
              - Ok. Their dedication to their religion makes it likely that many will have low tolerance for gays.  Buzz Clik   Mar-04-11 09:15 PM   #30 
              - It's not a far stretch from being bigots to also being racists.  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:19 PM   #34 
              - Prop 8, not 9, and a recent study showed only 50% of LDS are against marriage equality n/t  FreeState   Mar-05-11 12:22 AM   #61 
           - Who actively discriminate and work against the LGBT community. nt  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:09 PM   #27 
              - Not all members...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 09:11 PM   #29 
                 - You asked why the amorphous DU, or individual DUers, are so negative about Mormons  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:18 PM   #33 
                    - I didn't ask such a question...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 09:26 PM   #37 
                       - Sorry that was Buzz Clik. I apologize.  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:34 PM   #41 
        - I also live here in Utah  LadyHawkAZ   Mar-04-11 09:18 PM   #32 
        - It's a religion. Not a cult...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 09:28 PM   #39 
           - It's a PAC and a huge financial empire based on a scam  jberryhill   Mar-04-11 11:05 PM   #46 
           - The only difference between them and other modern cults  LadyHawkAZ   Mar-04-11 11:11 PM   #48 
              - I had a cousin get mixed up with the LDS outfit. Yes, it's a cult.  QC   Mar-04-11 11:26 PM   #50 
              - You don't really know what you're talking about...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 11:48 PM   #51 
              - Um...  LadyHawkAZ   Mar-04-11 11:55 PM   #52 
              - Their leaders aren't actually dead they are gods of their own planets now.  TxVietVet   Mar-05-11 06:31 AM   #67 
        - I have to agree with you there. The Mormons I know are decent  hedgehog   Mar-04-11 09:29 PM   #40 
        - And those decent people funded prop 8  jberryhill   Mar-04-11 11:04 PM   #45 
        - "a known Catholic"  jberryhill   Mar-04-11 09:48 PM   #42 
        - When my dad died, he was the only person from my parent's street (my mom has lived on this street si  TxVietVet   Mar-05-11 06:42 AM   #68 
        - Right behind you  demwing   Mar-05-11 08:57 PM   #72 
  - How did the university find  femrap   Mar-04-11 08:49 PM   #9 
  - That was never released...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 08:52 PM   #13 
     - All I gotta say is  femrap   Mar-04-11 09:03 PM   #21 
        - Yes.  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 09:05 PM   #23 
  - He still faces a hearing about whether he is going to get kicked out of school  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 08:55 PM   #15 
     - As it is with every case...  Drunken Irishman   Mar-04-11 08:57 PM   #16 
     - Just responding to your post about Davis NOT being kicked out of school  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:07 PM   #26 
     - I can only hope he is immediately recruited by another school and  beac   Mar-04-11 09:15 PM   #31 
        - I assume there are more than a few coaches right now that are shitting their pants  riderinthestorm   Mar-04-11 09:23 PM   #35 
        - I hope he lands at Colorado State  JonLP24   Mar-05-11 08:56 PM   #71 
  - Yeap. I had commented a couple of days ago that it seemed a bit odd that  madinmaryland   Mar-04-11 08:51 PM   #12 
  - oh my....  unkachuck   Mar-04-11 09:07 PM   #25 
  - Davies is lucky Brigham Young is not alive  somone   Mar-04-11 09:24 PM   #36 
  - Yeah, but at least Brigham Young wouldn't mind about the sex in general  jberryhill   Mar-04-11 11:07 PM   #47 
  - It is beyond why any minority would go to Brigham Young University.  Dawson Leery   Mar-04-11 11:12 PM   #49 
     - In Davies's case, he's mormon himself  fishwax   Mar-04-11 11:57 PM   #54 
        - Most unfortunate.  Dawson Leery   Mar-05-11 08:29 PM   #69 
  - The kid should transfer to the Big East, Big Ten or SEC.  bluestate10   Mar-04-11 10:10 PM   #43 
  - They're Mormons. What did you expect?  Blue-Jay   Mar-04-11 11:57 PM   #53 
  - it's true that the LDS church discourages interracial marriage, but BYU has also  fishwax   Mar-05-11 12:03 AM   #55 
  - Oh. Well that's OK then.  Blue-Jay   Mar-05-11 12:05 AM   #56 
     - I don't think it's OK.  fishwax   Mar-05-11 12:11 AM   #59 
        - *sigh*  Blue-Jay   Mar-05-11 12:16 AM   #60 
           - hehe -- my receptors could well be defective  fishwax   Mar-05-11 12:22 AM   #62 
  - When you go to a Mormon school  customerserviceguy   Mar-05-11 02:34 AM   #63 
  - "Shove"? It's BYU and it's Mormon school..  Mudoria   Mar-05-11 05:37 AM   #64 
  - well THAT makes more sense  ReggieVeggie   Mar-05-11 05:39 AM   #65 
  - Say all you want to about Mormons, Utah is still a great place  dimbear   Mar-05-11 10:10 PM   #73 
 

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