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The Seer

4.08  ·  Rating Details ·  39 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
This edition with an added Index that makes it more user friendly, also included in the front of the book are several photographs of Orson Pratt, many controversial subjects discussed such as Christ being married and also being a polygamist, pre-existence, Heavenly Mother, what kind of fluid flows in the veins of Gods, the incubation period for pregnant Gods, what kind of ...more
Published by E. Wagner (first published 1854)
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Mar 23, 2010 Heather marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
I want to read this book because some one on my women in the scriptures blog shared this quote from it. So interesting.

"Every good principle which you would have your children inherit should be predominant and reign in your own bosoms; for, though the spirits are pure and heavenly when they enter the infant tabernacle, yet they are extremely susceptible of influences either for good or for bad. The state of the parents' minds at the time of conception, and the state of the mother's mind during
Jun 29, 2008 -uht! rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: religion, bullshit
Mainly a defense of polygamy. Very well written and writes a convincing case for why polygamy is consistent with Old and New Testament Christianity. The prattling of a horny man wanting to bang 16 year-olds, but a fascinating read.
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Aug 09, 2010 Ernie Dawson rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The only book of its kind. It is a photo reproduction of an original paper which was published in 1853. Great thinking from one of the finest minds of the 19th century. Not sure when I read this. Date is only a guess.
Jun 28, 2008 Micmoc rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: people interested in mormonism
For those interested in the original mormonism, an essential book on the topic.
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