Posts Tagged ‘1852’

“A false witness shall not be unpunished, and he that speaketh lies shall perish.” Proverbs 19:9


 General Conference, ‘Personal Peace in Challenging Times,’ October 2021  “One of the reasons for the violent opposition to our members was most of them were opposed to slavery.” — Quentin L. Cook

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Brigham YoungToday we’re looking at a speech given by Brigham Young in 1852 to a joint session of Legislature on the topic of slavery, racism, and Brigham’s idea of how God looks at black people.

In the future we’ll be adding to a new category here on the site and blog where we’ll be listing other controversial speeches Brigham Young made during his tenure in Utah.

It won’t take long before you realize just how jaded this man’s thoughts were. Apparently he’d never read Galatians 3:28!

‘There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.’


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