Sadly, the young people of theLDSchurch don't know what a "Lamanite" is. Honestly, they know it's a BookOfMormon character name, but they really don't know what ONE is.
That's a sad example of how much church policy and Doctrine has changed in over 2 decades.
Rest in Peace GPL
Samuel L Flyinghorse
Subject: Elder George P. Lee
Date: Jul 30 10:37
Elder George P. Lee, in life and death
Elder George P. Lee, the first and still only Native American General Authority passed away this week in Provo. He was a man who was both created and destroyed by the changing Mormon doctrine regarding the lineage of the Native American peoples. Once vaunted as the direct lineage of Lehi and Laman, both the doctrine and the outreach to the Native American suffered …