Under the Mormon Tree: The First Fifty Years

Overview

The autobiography of Mormon dissident Douglas A. Wallace who was led by paranormal experiences to ordain a Black Man to priesthood in 1976. He cites an experience of communicating with God as a child.
His actions in the ordination caused a reversal of official policy by the Mormon Church two years later.

He claims the Cosmos has further work for him to do even though he recently became 80 years of age!

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Overview

The autobiography of Mormon dissident Douglas A. Wallace who was led by paranormal experiences to ordain a Black Man to priesthood in 1976. He cites an experience of communicating with God as a child.
His actions in the ordination caused a reversal of official policy by the Mormon Church two years later.

He claims the Cosmos has further work for him to do even though he recently became 80 years of age!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781448671526
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/8/2009
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 252
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.53 (d)

Meet the Author

Doug Wallace has had a life long commitment to justice and equality, As a Mormon before the Church accepted Black men as priests Doug received some promptings to challenge church leadership on that issue. This book discusses the life experiences which brought him to that challenge and how it forced the church to accept Black priests. Doug survived attempts on his life and reputation as reported in this autobiography. He thought for a while it was right out of a James Bond movie!
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