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BYU’s Lack of Religious Freedom

Imagine you have been conducting a study. You’ve talked to experts. You’ve performed test after test. You’ve done research coming at the issue from multiple perspectives. Finally, you form a theory based on the evidence you’ve obtained....

A Skeptic’s Guide to GenConf

Loosely adapted from these two earlier posts by the author: https://conorhilton.wordpress.com/2014/04/03/the-blessing-and-curse-of-general-conference/ and https://conorhilton.wordpress.com/2013/10/09/a-skeptic-and-his-acorns/   General Conference (GenConf for ease and it’s goofy and I like it) is a time of note for Mormons across the...

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John Dehlin Excommunicated from LDS Church

John Dehlin, founder of the Mormon Stories podcast was excommunicated from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints this week by a unanimous vote in a church disciplinary council. Dehlin believes his public support...

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All callings created equal

Almost every devotional begins with an introduction of the speaker. Typically these introductions detail the stuff the person has been involved in, including the leadership callings the speaker has had. Not all of their callings....