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Orson Pratt

Biography

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Steve Pratt: Bio intro - presentation to camera

 

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Orson Pratt Homesite

 

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Orson Pratt - Defense of Polygamy

 

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Orson Pratt - Brilliant Man

 

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Orson Pratt - Missionary to Scotland

Orson Pratt, Sr. was an American mathematician and religious leader who was an original member of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles of the Church of the Latter Day Saints. He became a member of the Quorum of the Twelve of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was a leading Mormon theologian and writer until his death.
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  • Personal 

  • Church membership and service 

  • Mission president in Britain 

  • Opening the Austrian mission 

  • Migration west 

  • Family and wives 

  • 1842 polygamy scandal and relationship with Sarah Pratt 

  • Writer, historian and philosopher 

  • Science publications and lectures 

  • Death