To this day, in the lonely ranches of the West, the name of the Danite
Band, or the Avenging Angels, is a sinister and an ill-omened one.
When we got fairly down on the level part of the Danite
farm, we came to places where we could actually run our horses.
So rose the DANITE
strong HERCULEAN SAMSON from the Harlot-lap Of PHILISTEAN DALILAH, and wak'd Shorn of his strength, They destitute and bare Of all thir vertue: silent, and in face Confounded long they sate, as struck'n mute, Till ADAM, though not less then EVE abasht, At length gave utterance to these words constraind.
, taking their name from the avenging angels of the Mormon mythology, sprang up in the mountains of the Great West and spread over the Pacific Coast from Panama to Alaska.
The biblical language employed in the Judge Elon narrative establishes Zebulun's tribal rights to the previously Danite
Aijalon in three ways: 1) The name Elon is appropriated from Danite
nomenclature via the phrase "Elon the Zebulunite," thus transforming the name Elon into a Zebulun patronymic.
Dozens of lurid novels depicted Danite
assassinations, church-sanctioned white slavery, and other alleged LDS crimes.
In The Danites
, avenging members of the secret Danite
group hunt down young Nancy Williams, a descendent of an enemy of the Church.
Chapter Three, "Tricksters and Travels," discusses several major world travelers who popularized the idea of the lost tribes, especially Eldad the Danite
(late 800s C.E.) and the Spanish Jew Benjamin of Tudela (late 1100s C.E.).
John Beadle, a Republican and one of the most prolific and popular Reconstruction-era critics of Mormon Utah, attempted to describe the similarity between "slavery and polygamy" as "'twin relics'" in his introductory essay to a jailhouse confession by Bill Hickman, one of Brigham Young's alleged "Danite
The joint venture is to be named Danite
Material Technology, and will focus on research and development and production of auto lithium-ion battery separators.
Grant" had sent "members of the Danite
Band" to murder Almon W.
Multihyphenate Dante Desarthe answers the question "Can you thumb your nose at pretentiousness while gazing at your own navel?" with humor and invention in "I'm Growing Scarce." Writer-director-lenser himself plays Daniel Danite
, a filmmaker whose project with actress Juliette Binoche capsizes before the opening credits.