The Full article is posted today on my "ItsGreatInSaltLake.com" blog.
It is my experience that many members of the Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter Day Saints consider "us" as the genealogists of the world. As a
church there might be some justification to this attitude, but in fact
it's not true.
Our family history and temple ordinances such as sealing families
forever together are core to our doctrine.Exactly 2 1/2 years after the
organization of the church, September 6, 1842 this message was conveyed
to the members, first as letters to the members, and later added to the
Doctrine and Covenants of the church: