Senator Marco Rubio’s (R-FL) family was Catholic but when he was young they switched to the Mormon church. Rubio was baptized in the Church of Latter-Day Saints as well. Though he left Mormonism and now considers himself Catholic. He’s also known to attend Southern Baptist churches as well.
Electrick Children is a movie I had never heard until very recently. It seemed to have very positive opinions both with regular folks and critics alike. It also tackles the subject of fundamentalism in the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons), which I find very interesting. The main character of the storyContinue reading “Electrick Children (2012 Film) Review”
While most of the stories of the Abrahamic religions are set in the Middle East, Mormons believe in the same god but not the same geography. For example, the faith’s founder Joseph Smith said the religion’s Garden of Eden was located in Missouri.
From 1849-1850 there existed the proposed State of Deseret. It was founded by Mormons, and it spanned in the area of several modern day U.S. States in the Southwest. It was never recognized by the U.S. government, and it also combined theocracy (rule by religion) with democratic elements seen in the United States. The hypotheticalContinue reading “Fun Fact: The State Mormons Tried To Make”
Christian evangelist Billy Graham has met with almost every president since the mid-20th century, but that has never stopped him from being political. He endorsed Mitt Romney (who was Mormon) in the 2012 Presidential Election. After choosing Romney, his organization took Mormonism off their list of “cults”.