Mormons in America

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  • 2014
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Mormonism is a significant phenomenon in the United States, particularly in the state of Utah, which is heavily populated by Mormons. This religion started by Joseph Smith claims many tenets in common with Christianity but also deviates from it in several significant ways. Here is a chance to take a look at Mormon culture, as well as the specific beliefs that these people adhere to. It is easy to see that they are set apart from the norms of American culture in many ways, but in others, they are very much immersed in it.

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Mormons in America
1. Mormons in America
August 13, 2014
Featuring the Mormon religion in the United States. It was founded in the 1820's, and now has more members of the Mormon religion in North America than any other continent. A look into the religion's practices and culture.
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Mormonism is a significant phenomenon in the United States, particularly in the state of Utah, which is heavily populated by Mormons. This religion started by Joseph Smith claims many tenets in common with Christianity but also deviates from it in several significant ways. Here is a chance to take a look at Mormon culture, as well as the specific beliefs that these people adhere to. It is easy to see that they are set apart from the norms of American culture in many ways, but in others, they are very much immersed in it.

  • Premiere Date
    August 13, 2014