COM FORUM from We must grow our collective energy on every level, and we need all of us for that. It may seem an odd subject, but not as odd as children growing up without father figures in their lives. Polygamy Treatise Although overt polygamy is rare in the United States, it is common around the world. Polygamy this thread has 42 replies and has been viewed 2150 times Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4 5 #1 , AM Amun-Ra MEMBER Join Date: Feb 2001 Location: Dallas Posts: 1,868 Rep Power: 25 Polygamy ——————————————————————————– I’ve studied this topic for several years, investigating it as a possibility of giving fathers to the many children in the United States without fathers. The early church even granted dipensation after wrs for a man to have more than one wife in order to replace the male children.
The Annabaptist tried this and were slaughtered for their efforts.
Although the number of males and females are approximately equal at birth, in many societies, including the United States, these ratios are not equal at the time they join the marriage pool.
It should be a little disconcerting for avid Bible readers reconciling the polygamy, that was openly practiced by many of the Biblical patriarchs, with the popular teaching of Christianity today that marriage means monogamy.
There are two many example to the contrary for this not to be obvious and a potential issue.
And, you weren’t to marry both a woman and her mother, Leviticus, .