1835 D&C section 101, last edition while Joseph Smith was alive. The only major church that removed it was the LDS church. It states one man and one wife, to marry in public where everyone can see it, and that polygamy is a crime.
Joseph Smith modified journal entry.
Here are somethings I have written on the subject.
Bring out how the Noahites/Limhites could not escape the consequences of polygamy just like the LDS / Brighamite church can’t escape them either.
I recently came across The Iron Rod Podcast and the two episodes on Polygamy are some of the best I’ve ever come across on the subject.
Articles from Alan Rock Waterman:
Why I’m Abandoning Polygamy
Why Mormon History Is Not What They Say
Go Ahead And Skip That Temple Wedding
The Real Threat To Traditional Marriage
The Real Threat To Traditional Marriage, Part Two: Rethinking Rights
The Real Threat To Traditional Marriage, Part Three: Betrayal
On The High Road To Apostasy
Joseph Smith and Polygamy: Persistence of a Myth
Early while waking up to the problems in the stories I grew up with. I realized that those who claimed to believe in Joseph Smith as a prophet were saying he was a liar and that YHWH told him to lie. If you believed that Joseph Smith was a liar how could you believe anything that Joseph Smith said or anything YHWH said as claiming YHWH told him to lie is making YHWH a liar Himself.
2 Nephi (LDS 9:34) (RLDS 6:68) Wo unto the liar, for he shall be thrust down to hell.
2 Nephi (LDS 26:32-33) (RLDS 11:110-115)
32 And again, the Lord God hath commanded that men should not murder; that they should not lie; that they should not steal; that they should not take the name of the Lord their God in vain; that they should not envy; that they should not have malice; that they should not contend one with another; that they should not commit whoredoms; and that they should do none of these things; for whoso doeth them shall perish. 33 For none of these iniquities come of the Lord;
Joseph Smith story was consistent. Brigham Young’s story has inconsistencies in it. Who are you going to believe?
Some great book on the subject.
Other great resources:
Jeremy Hoop’s talk in Joseph Smith Restoration Conference 2019, Afternoon Session, 00H45M37S – 01H37M37S
Resources regarding DNA:
Not related to Joseph Smith, but a good article regarding research that was done regarding sexual activities.
Why Sexual Morality May be Far More Important than You Ever Thought