New Book!

 

NEW:

 

PAMPHLETS AND ARTICLES:

Is Fundamentalism Fundamental?  

The Fundamentalist PRIESTHOOD Organization - An Inquiry 

 

BIOGRAPHIES:

"I Love to Hear Him Talk and Rehearse"
The Life and Teachings of LORIN C. WOOLLEY   

     by Brian C. Hales

    Presented at the Mormon History Association, Provo, Utah 2003 

    1- Introduction

     2 - History From Contemporary Documents

     3 - History According to Lorin's 1920 Recollections

     4 - Experiences with Immortal Beings

     5 - Teachings of Lorin C. Woolley

     6 -  Prophesies

"I Have Been Fanatically Religious"  
JOSEPH WHITE MUSSER
Father of the Fundamentalist Movement 

    by Brian C. Hales

     Presented at the Mormon History Association, St. George, Utah 1991

    1 - Education and Business

     2 - Musser and the Church

     3 - Musser and Polygamy

     4 - Musser as a Fundamentalist Priesthood Leader

     5 - Musser the Writer

     6 - Musser Asks: "Where Are the Priesthood Keys?"

     7 - Musser as a Martyr

     8 - Musser Presides Over a Divided Council

 


BOOKS:

Polygamy Story: Fiction and Fact

by J. Max Anderson

 

 

 

 

 

 

   Introduction

    Chapter One - The Lorin Woolley Story

    Chapter Two - Letter About Confiscation

    Chapter Three - The Cannon Committee

    Chapter Four - The 1886 "Manifesto"

    Chapter Five - Nocturnal Events

    Chapter Six - The Eight-Hour Meeting

    Chapter Seven - Supernatural Events

    Chapter Eight - The 1886 Revelation

    Chapter Nine - The Woodruff Manifesto

    Chapter Ten - Joseph Smith Resurrected?

    Chapter Eleven - The Keys of Authority

    Chapter Twelve - Five Remain "Faithful"

    Chapter Thirteen - The Conclusion of the Whole Matter

 

  The Priesthood of Modern Polygamy, An LDS Perspective 

by Brian C. Hales and J. Max Anderson  

    Chapter 1 - Polygamist Priesthood Authority

     Chapter 2 - The Priesthood of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

     Chapter 3 - The Fundamentalist Priesthood - An Introduction

     Chapter 4 - The Fundamentalist Line of Authority: The Purported 1886 Ordinations

     Chapter 5 - The Fundamentalist Line of Authority: 1886 to 1954

     Chapter 6 - The Fundamentalist Presiding Priesthood Office: the High Priest Apostle and Council of Friends

     Chapter 7 - The Fundamentalist Leadership Council: Membership - 1829 to 1832

     Chapter 8 - The Fundamentalist Leadership Council: Membership - 1835 to 1837

     Chapter 9 - The Fundamentalist Leadership Council: Membership - 1842 to 1880

     Chapter 10 - The Fundamentalist "Church" Organization

     Chapter 11 - The Fundamentalists and the 1890 Manifesto

     Chapter 12 - The Self-Appointed

 

The Doctrines of Modern Polygamy, An LDS Perspective   

   by Brian C. Hales and J. Max Anderson

    Unpublished Manuscript

   Chapter 1 - An Introduction

     Chapter 2 - The Law of Consecration

     Chapter 3 - Plural Marriage - Neither Commanded Nor Authorized

     Chapter 4 - Missionary Work Without Purse or Scrip

     Chapter 5 - The Gathering of Israel

     Chapter 6 - The Adam - God Theory

     Chapter 7 - Proper Priesthood Conferral - What Fundamentalists Need to Know

     Chapter 8 - Alleged Loss of Revelation Within the Church

     Chapter 9 - The "One Mighty and Strong"

     Chapter 10 - Blacks and the Priesthood
 


Photographs:

John W. Woolley
Lorin C. Woolley
J. Leslie Broadbent
John Y. Barlow
Joseph W. Musser
Samuel Bateman
Charles Wilkins
George Q. Cannon

 


Specific Topics:

 

What About the 1886 "Revelation"?

The PRIESTHOOD organization
September, 1886 8-hour Meeting
The Purported 1886 Ordinations
Teachings of Lorin C. Woolley
Fundamentalist Line of Priesthood Authority
Chart Comparing the Church and Fundamentalist Teachings
Chronology of Events of Fundamentalist Priesthood Claims
Selected Bibliography