Wednesday, April 6, 2005

THE END OF THE WORLD IN ELDORADO, TEXAS

Have you heard that today is the end of the world? At least in Eldorado, Texas... Warren Jeffs, prophet of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, has looked into the tea leaves and crystal ball and come up with today's date. It is 175 years since the founding of the Mormon Church.

In the news:



Related: My post, DO YOU BELIEVE IN MOTHER GOOSE?

UPDATE 04/07/05:
Jackson Crawford sent me an email with the following book recommendation: Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer.