Mormons, Gathering, Zion, Joseph Smith
Many have claimed that Mormonism is the American religion. But perphaps they have mistaken American geography for American culture. While early Mormonism took place in America, it can be interpreted as a reaction to American culture, and this is perhaps best seen in the Mormon doctrine of gathering.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Winslow, Brady G., "Go Ye Out from Babylon: Mormon Gathering as a Reaction to American Culture, 1831-1846" (2010). Student Works. 123.
Church History and Doctrine
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