During his tenure as president, Grant enforced the 1890 Manifesto outlawing plural marriage.
In 1935, Grant excommunicated members of the church in Short Creek, Arizona that refused to sign the loyalty pledge to the church that included a renunciation of plural marriage.
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Although the largest denomination in the movement, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, officially abandoned the practice of plural marriage in 1890, a number of churches in the Mormon fundamentalist movement continue to teach and practice it.
Historically, the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (now the Community of Christ), the second largest denomination in the movement, had an anti-polygamy position and denied officially that Smith had taught or practiced it, since Smith denied his involvement during his church leadership. Was removed from the Quorum due to apostasy May 4, 1839, but readmitted May 25, 1839.
Was then excommunicated for apostasy on October 6, 1845. Strang for a time, then started his own LDS Church in Covington, Kentucky.
In later years he joined the RLDS Church (now Community of Christ) and was a petitioner for RLDS Patriarchate from April 1872 to 13 November 1893. His Church in Covington, Kentucky, which also disintegrated after he introduced spiritual wifery into it.
He always denied he and his brother Joseph had ever practiced or taught spiritual wifery or any other form of polygamy Younger brother of Parley P. Was excommunicated for apostasy Aug 20, 1842, but readmitted Jan 20, 1843.