Tag Archives: Polygamy

Abraham’s Toxic Polygamy


All references are to the Joseph Smith Translation. The story of Sarah giving Hagar to Abraham is commonly used by pro-polygamists to bolster their position of polygyny being approved by God. However, others point out that the only reason Sarah … Continue reading

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Monotamy is Unnatural or My Hominem Beats Your Hominem


A friend on Facebook linked to this blog entry: Monogamy is unnatural. In it a blogger replies to an email he received from a professor claiming that monogamy is unnatural. I would like to address my concerns about the statements … Continue reading

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Monogamy for the ben[e]fit of women?


I found this post here and just had to copy it to my blog. It’s pretty good and it brought up some ideas I hadn’t considered before. Probably the most irritating thing to me when I read about things against … Continue reading

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