Illegitimate : How a Loving God Rescued a Son of Polygamy
Author: Brian Mackert
The shocking news of polygamous cults has sparked a national dialogue on religious sects. Splintered from and repudiated by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, these secretive families exist in an insular world far removed from reality. Yet for Brian Mackert, life inside this world was all too real. As a son in a family of one father, four mothers, and thirty-one children, Brian experienced firsthand the devastating reality of the polygamous lifestyle: a reality that leaves thousands of children feeling hopeless and struggling to belong. Now Brian shares his remarkable journey from a broken life to a healed soul.
Publisher: Oasis Audio
Publication Date: 20081029
Subject: REL012110-RELIGION / Christian Life / Social Issues,REL012000-RELIGION / Christian Life / General
About The Author:
Brian Mackert was raised in the fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, a community that endorses polygamy. He later embraced a true relationship with Christ and became a licensed Baptist minister. In addition to his profession as a telecom engineer, Brian regularly speaks to church groups about the realities of radical Mormonism.