The Facts:

Polygamy

Part 2

After receiving a revelation commanding him to practice plural marriage, Joseph Smith married multiple wives and introduced the practice to close associates. This principle was among the most challenging aspects of the Restoration.

 

Read more on LDS.org

 

More Resources and References:

Joseph kept his marriage to Fanny out of the view of the public, and his wife Emma.

 

Read more…

 

“We believe in obeying, honoring, and sustaining the law.”

 

Articles of Faith 1:12

 

History of the Church 6:410-411

 

Read More...