Definition of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in English:

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

proper noun

  • The church of the Mormons.

    • ‘It seems an ongoing dispute involving the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints could have a serious impact on what companies post on their corporate Web sites.’
    • ‘Many shades of Christianity are represented in Tonga, the most conspicuous of which is the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘At the time it was known as the Church of Christ, and the current name, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, was first revealed by Joseph Smith in 1838.’
    • ‘The most important of these early Mormon pamphlets was Parley P. Pratt's ‘A Voice of Warning and Instruction to all People’, or, ‘An Introduction to the Faith and Doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints’.’
    • ‘I belong to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘We encourage journalists and authors to follow the Associated Press style guide, which discourages the use of ‘Mormon’ for any group other than the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘It has been willing to accredit another religious school, Southern Virginia University, even though it requires its faculty and students to accept all the tenets of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (the Mormon church).’
    • ‘Kleasen knew the two missionaries, who were from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - the Mormons.’
    • ‘The teddy bears were made by members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints based at Acomb Chapel.’
    • ‘To examine the importance of the Kinderhook plates, one must first recognize the importance of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in American culture, religion, and history.’
    • ‘The history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints provides an especially strong example of conversion to an acceptance of the constitutional order.’
    • ‘The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints sent many of its youth on missions abroad and by the late 1990s, nearly half its eight million members lived overseas.’
    • ‘It was also one manifestation of the open welcome for the Hindus here in Utah, where most of the local people are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, also known as the Mormons, a conservative Christian denomination.’
    • ‘The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints still dominates politics, local media, and culture.’
    • ‘In the largest US community of open polygamists, the 48-year-old cleric is judge and jury, bank and police, and above all defender of the faith as head of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘The proposed development would be single storey and have a car park and become a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘The book actually has three distinct narratives: the story of the Lafferty brothers, the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and the prevalent fundamentalist movements.’
    • ‘The most important group emerging from this movement was the Mormons, or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘A variety of websites were used, the most useful of which was the FamilySearch database of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.’
    • ‘The Mormons - or Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - will join Hare Krishnas, Bahais and a number of proselytising Christian groups that have appeared in Kyrgyzstan since the end of the Soviet Union.’