What was the first break-off group from the Church?
a. The Reorganized Church
b. The Church of Jesus Christ, the Bride the Lamb’s Wife
c. Pure Church of Christ
d. The Church of Christ
The first time that the role of Mother in Heaven was expressed was in 1909 by the First Presidency when they said, “all men and women are in the similitude of the universal Father and Mother.”
The First Presidency of the Church. “The Origin of Man.” 1909. Encyclopedia of Mormonism. Edited by Daniel H. Ludlow. 4 vols. (New York: Macmillan, 1992), 4: 1665-69.