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Arnold Friberg – The Artist Behind the Muscular Book of Mormon Paintings

You can’t walk through an LDS church without noticing paintings depicting abnormally muscular Book of Mormon characters.  The late Arnold Friberg is the artist behind these paintings.  Friberg is also well known outside of the church for his paintings for the Hollywood film “The Ten Comandments” and is most famous for his 1976 work “The prayer at Valley Forge” Early …

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Why Most Mormons Support the 2nd Amendment

Pioneer Culture One of the major factors in Mormons’ support of guns is the pioneer culture.   Many Latter Day Saints are proud descendants of pioneers who crossed the plains and settled in the Salt Lake Valley over 150 years ago.  Pioneers are held in high esteem for the sacrifices and hard ships they endured to build Zion.  Latter day sermons …