Can latter-day church members have more than one wife

If a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the “Mormon” church) is divorced or widowed, they may choose to remarry. Mormons are not allowed to be married to more than one person at a time. The Church has very conservative standards of chastity and fidelity, and members are expected to avoid any sexual relationship outside of a legal heterosexual marriage. Those who do not risk excommunication from the Church.

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