Texas Sheriff Reacts To FLDS Tapes

Secret tapes of FLDS leader Warren Jeffs, obtained by KSL Newsradio, are prompting concerns from members of a Texas town. The FLDS Church is reportedly set to dedicate a temple in El Dorado, Texas tomorrow.

Listen

Ben Winslow Reports:
Download MP3Streaming Audio

ELDORADO, TEXAS-(KSL News) — Reaction to secret tapes of fundamentalist LDS Church leader Warren Jeffs. In Eldorado, Texas, Schleicher County Sheriff David Doran listened with interest to the tapes obtained by KSL Newsradio.

In it, Jeffs cancels Sunday services and declares his group “under attack.”

Ad: Vacation? City Trip? Weekend Break? Book Skip-the-line tickets

“It definitely goes against mainstream America’s way of thinking. It defiantly goes against our small town’s religious belief system.”

Doran says he plans to be on the FLDS property for whatever happens tomorrow. Reportedly, the FLDS Church may dedicate its temple.

Many in the community appear a little concerned with their new neighbors.

Source

(Listed if other than Religion News Blog, or if not shown above)
KSL Newsradio, USA
Apr. 5, 2005
radio.ksl.com
, , ,

Religion News Blog posted this on Tuesday April 5, 2005.
Last updated if a date shows here:

   

More About This Subject

Topics:

AFFILIATE LINKS

Our website includes affiliate links, which means we get a small commission -- at no additional cost to you -- for each qualifying purpose. For instance, as an Amazon Associate, Religion News Blog earns from qualifying purchases. That is one reason why we can provide this research service free of charge.

Speaking of which: One way in which you can support us — at no additional cost to you — is by shopping at Amazon.com.

Travel Religiously

Book skip-the-line tickets to the worlds major religious sites — or to any other place in the world.