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They were the first that were cursed, and they will be the last from whom the curse will be removed.
When the residue of the family of Adam come up and receive their blessings, then the curse will be removed from the seed of Cain, and they will receive blessings in like proportion.
This was not to be, and the Lord put a mark upon him, which is the flat nose and black skin.
The leaders of the church up through the 1970s made it very clear why blacks were denied the priesthood.
There are too many comments to list them all but here is a sample of the comments made by various LDS officials (emphasis added): has been misunderstood, we feel in duty bound to state, in this Extra, that our intention was not only to stop free people of color from emigrating to this state, but to prevent them from being admitted as members of the Church.
The leaders say the 1978 proclamation took care of that.
Some current members believe that the ban was wrongly instituted by Brigham Young and was not really God's will.