Sects Talk

This post was written by Friday guest blogger Annie Reid.

Two rare and extremely valuable copies of the Book of Mormon have been stolen from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Institute near the University of Utah. Dating from the 1840’s, the books have a dollar value of 60,000 dollars.

Related: Sam Jordison, author of The Joy of Sects, picks his top ten books on cults and religious extremists over at the Guardian. Book of Mormon? Number two.


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