TITLE

LATTER-DAY SAINTS, RITUAL, PILGRIMAGE, AND CULTURAL SYMBOLICS: NEGLECTED SOURCES FOR UNDERSTANDING AND ENGAGEMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Morehead, John W.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Sacred Tribes Journal;2008, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses about Latter-day Saints (LDS). The importance of LDS festivals and ritual pageants in context of anthropology of pilgrimage is discussed where the importance of LDS Temples in building of LDS identity and boundaries is also presented. It informs that non-LDS evangelists who oppose these rituals help in strengthening of LDS boundaries and identity.
ACCESSION #
84965330

 

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