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The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints(FLDS) split off the mainstream LDS Church because the FLDS practice polygamy, while the mainstream LDS has renounced the practice. Most of the adherents live in the border towns of Hildale, Utah and Colorado City, Arizona in the area known as Short Creek. There are also members living in Eldorado, Texas; Colorado; South Dakota; and British Columbia.

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Apologetics Index: Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
An annotated guide to research resources on the FLDS.
The Diversity Foundation
Works with former members of the FLDS, especaily young people. Located in South Jordan, Utah.
Eldorado Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints
Personal site with links, history of the denomination in Texas, and photographs of the Yearning for Zion Ranch.
FLDS 101
Blog offers the history and distinctive doctrines of the group.
FLDS Texas
Documents, reports, and photographs seized from the denomination or produced by government entities.
Help the Child Brides
Personal site by Flora Jessop, a former member of the FLDS. Presents news articles about the church, information about Ruby Jessop, and stories of those that left the denomination.
HOPE Organization
Non-profit group assisting survivors of abuse within polygamous relationships. Includes contacts, personal histories of those that have left the FLDS, news, and media articles. Located in St. George, Utah.
New York Times: FLDS
Compilation of articles and news from the newspaper. [RSS]
New York Times: Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
News, photographs, commentary, and archival information about the denomination.
Salt Lake Tribune: Polygamy
Section of the newspaper devoted to the subject of fundamentalist Mormon polygamy, especially the FLDS. Provides recent news, archived stories, and a blog.
Salt Lake Tribune: Polygamy
Latest news concerning polygamist groups including the FLDS. [RSS]
Texas Polygamy
Discussion about the FLDS in Texas on a multi-contributor blog.
Topix: FLDS News
Headline links about the group from media sources worldwide.
Topix: FLDS News
Newsfeed of stories related to the denomination. [RSS]
United Effort Plan Trust
Short Creek area land trust created by the denomination that was taken over from the church by the courts in Utah. Includes documents and reports, contacts, advisory board, and court rulings.
Vancouver Sun: The Secret World of Polygamy
Articles, blog posts, and commentary from the Canadian newspaper.
Wikipedia: Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Article features the history, practices, controveries, and beliefs of the denomination.
NPR: Warren Jeffs and the FLDS
Includes audio of Warren Jeffs preaching, feature article about Jeffs and the FLDS, plus related stories. (May 03, 2005)
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