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What I've Learned from Anti-Mormons-aka Critics of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

I have noticed that the so called "anti-mormons" are a determined group found in a very limited quantity. They are not like anti-catholics, these being any Protestants. Their title comes from being protesters of the Catholic faith. Anti-Mormons are a more unique bunch though. 

The Protestants may have been vitriolic at one time but it has long been replaced for the most part as it was based on doctrinal practice.  Critics of the Mormon church have a different dialogue of misleading some with vitriolic narratives. They mix facts with a lack of historical and cultural context, outright lies and a heavy dose of opinionated nonsense that they believe without any basis other than hearing it and needing it to support their position in the anti world. 

Some religious professors at the time of Joseph Smith didn't like his testimony that had received a vision.  Was his unique among those that have claimed to have some special religious experience or vision?  His initial critics sta…