In a2007 news release while condemning the FLDS for publicly practicing the principle, they hid behind the large doors of their temples doing the same and continue to do so today.Polygamy for salvation has been a foundational belief of Mormonism since the days of Joseph Smith.
While it’s illegal to have more than one wife here on earth, living a polygamous lifestyle in heaven is very much a part of the Mormon psyche today.
Tenth Mormon Prophet Joseph Fielding Smith (1970-1972) married Louise E, Shurtleff in 1898. Smith confirmed as much in his series of teachings Doctrines of Salvation ; “We believe that the family will go on.
I get a great deal of comfort out of the thought that if I am faithful and worthy of an exaltation…my children and my wives will be mine in eternity.
Resurrecting Goddess Wives Mormon women are taught if they don’t live up to the standard of the Mormon gospel on earth they shouldn’t expect to see their families or children in heaven.
However, if she’s done all she can do at the end of time, she can be found anxiously waiting in her grave for the husband to call the secret name she received on earth during her endowment ceremony.