The sect of Mormons (its official name is "Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints" was born in the atmosphere of the early nineteenth century America saw the "awakening" of the faith (the revival). Mormonism is full of original features quite exotic: the Book of Mormon was "discovered" written on gold plates by the prophet of the movement, Joseph Smith He reveals the Hebrew origin of the ancient peoples of America. and tells a biblical style the vicissitudes of history, mentioning the ministry of Jesus Christ the communities have long practiced polygamy (although some now, which caused a scandal). they have become global experts genealogical research because " they baptize the dead to "save", etc. Very important in the USA (especially in Utah that they created), they proselytize in the world. But are they really equivalent to the Judeo-Christianity? This issue inflames American public today with the candidacy for the Republican nomination Mitt Romney. But the book speaks of him in the end, the key is a study of their history, their beliefs, practices, etc.