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    13. Church Administrative Change in the Progressive Period, 1898–1930


    properties, tithing receipts declined from an average of more than $500,000 a year in the 1880s to approximately $350,000 in the year 1890. The depression caused tithing revenues to decline even more, ... revenues from tithes at just under $1 million per year at the time, and they estimated the value of Church ...

    From A Firm Foundation

    Chapter 13: Familial Influence on Religious Involvement


    Adult Church Attendance Adult Religiosity Adult Testimony Adult Tithing Adult Prayer Childhood ... offspring’s religious involvement (that is, testimony, prayer, tithing, and self-reported religiosity). ... measures of adult religious involvement: testimony, tithing, and prayer. To this point this analysis has ...

    From The Religion and Family Connection: Social Science Perspectives

    Chapter 9: The Golden Sun Sets


    Amasa M. Lyman relative to the interests of the Church in California, to gather tithing, to receive ... was to visit Samuel Brannan and obtain from him the tithing he had supposedly collected in the name ... for the Lord’s tithes he retorted in disgust: “You go back and tell Brigham Young that I’ll give up the Lord’s ...

    From California Saints: A 150-Year Legacy in the Golden State

    1. Remarks at the Dedication of the Church History Library


    the Church office, his own home, the Council House, and the tithing storehouse. Eventually, in 1855, ...

    From Salt Lake City

    Mormonism, Mormons


    and Leonard, p. 496–97). At the same time, other practices have been introduced: Tithing, revealed ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Ward Organization


    an operating budget from general tithing funds based on the number and level of activity of its members. ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass



    to tithing and to making other contributions to the Church affects financial decisions. Latter-day Saints who ...

    From A Latter-day Saint Compass

    Appropriating Our Lives to Sacred Uses: Observations on Personal Consecration


    tithe and generous fast offering, keep the Sabbath day holy, hold family home evenings, study ... of the Church in this regard is to pay our tithes and offerings as a preparatory step in learning to return ... having been replaced by the law of tithing. A careful study of the Doctrine and Covenants shows ...

    From RE 3, no. 1 (2002) of The Religious Educator

    5. Spiritual Blessings


    One basic requirement expected of all was the full and honest payment of tithing. Erastus Snow ... paid their tithing (See Figures 4.4 and 4.5). 32 The experience and report of George Whitaker ... finished, that they began to give endowments. Those [who] had paid their property tithing, that is, one ...

    From Nauvoo Temple: A Story of Faith

    9. Secularization, Higher Education, and Religiosity


    questionnaire. Respondents were asked to report the amount of tithing that they contributed to the Church, ...   Percent weekly Attendance Percent Full Tithing Percent Daily Prayer Percent Gospel Study Percent ... Correlation.24*.20*.22*.14*.15*.02.17*.04.12*.02     *P<.05                         The pattern is similar for tithing status. Forty percent ...

    From Latter-day Saint Social Life: Social Research on the LDS Church and its Members