Mormon Church


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Mormon Church

n.
A church founded by Joseph Smith at Palmyra in western New York in 1830 and having its headquarters since 1847 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Its doctrines are based chiefly on the Bible, the Book of Mormon, and other revelations expounded by church leaders. Also called Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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Noun1.Mormon Church - church founded by Joseph Smith in 1830 with headquarters in Salt Lake City, UtahMormon Church - church founded by Joseph Smith in 1830 with headquarters in Salt Lake City, Utah
Protestant denomination - group of Protestant congregations
Latter-Day Saint, Mormon - a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
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Stop the Press: How the Mormon Church Tried to Silence the Salt Lake Tribune offers a powerful expose that should be in social issues, media history, and any Utah collection alike, and considers how the Mormon Church tried to squelch and destroy a paper that was critical of its activities and tried to expose its secrets.