Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Killing for God


Anderson, Scott. The 4 O'Clock Murders. New York: Doubleday, 1993.

Associated Press. "3 Members of Sect Acquitted of Conspiracy, Murder for Hire." January 22, 1993.

Associated Press. "Ex-member of Cult Gets 5 Years for Slaying Man and Daughter." November 27, 1993.

Bradlee, Ben Jr. and Dale Van Atta. Prophet of Blood. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1981.

Chynoweth, Rena and Dean M. Shapiro. The Blood Covenant.  Austin, Texas: Diamond Books, 1990.

Funk, Marianne. "Trial Topples Murderous Sect as LeBarons Come Out of Hiding," The Deseret News. January 22, 1993.

Makeig, John.  "Woman says brother ordered deaths of four sect defectors, "The Houston Chronicle. February 26, 1997.

Tedford, Deborah. "LeBaron gets 45-year sentence," The Houston Chronicle. June 13, 1997.

Young, Brigham. Sermon, Journal of Discourses, Vol. 4, pages 53-54; also published in The Deseret News, 1856, page 235.

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