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Dirk Elzinga scripsit:

> In the name of the
> Church, only the early church and the modern one are being compared,
> hence "... of Latter-day Saints"; i.e., saints of the later (= last)
> days.

Well, fair enough: we had the Former-Day Saints and now we have the
Latter-Day Saints.   But the latter days are not the Last Days
even in English: the latter (:-)) are the final days before the
Apocalypse.

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