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sunday spotlight: sarah (rici) (dupree)

by youngmormonfeministguest @ Young Mormon Feminists

(25 Jan)

Hard Mormon Conversations at Church

by Suzette @ The Exponent

I recently had a conversation about conversations.  I wondered aloud if there was a (safe) place in a church-sponsored environment where members could have open, honest conversations about hard Mormon topics – such as homosexuality,...(25 Jan)

When I'm at church with his family

by  @ My In-laws Are Mormon

(25 Jan)

Sunday sermon: On Spiritual Responsibility and Self-Sufficiency

by Russell Arben Fox @ By Common Consent, a Mormon Blog

A(25 Jan)

Sunday Morning Poem: Richard Crashaw, “On the Wounds of Our Crucified Lord”

by Jason K. @ By Common Consent, a Mormon Blog

A(25 Jan)

Know Your Religion

by  @ Pure Mormonism

Previously: Correct Me If I'm WrongYou want a challenge? Try getting a decent handle on Mormon theology today. The gospel of Christ is supposed to be simple enough for any of us to understand as long as we are willing to put in a bit of effort. Why...(25 Jan)

NT Lesson 4 (Jesus: Early ministry)

by  @ Gospel Doctrine for the Godless

“Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord”Matthew 3–4; John 1:35–51LDS manual: hereReadingFor this reading, Jesus is getting started on his ministry. He's about 30 years old, which means that for the last 18 years, he's been doing things that...(25 Jan)

Excited about Antibiotics

by ClarkGoble @ Inevitable Metaphysics

There have been a few interesting stories the past week or two about anti-biotics that give me hope regarding all the problems with resistance. First a couple of weeks ago scientists at Northeastern University announced they’d discovered a whole...(25 Jan)

transuary: on being non-binary trans in latinx culture

by youngmormonfeministguest @ Young Mormon Feminists

(24 Jan)

Virtual Oases

by Violadiva @ The Exponent

A round-up of interesting news and links for your weekend! Exponent blogger, April Young Bennett, made local and national headlines with her latest post. The high traffic to our site crashed the server and the post was put up by our friends at fMh...(24 Jan)

Weekend Poll: John Dehlin’s Court of Love

by wheatmeister @ Wheat and Tares | Blogging our ideas daily, in an effort to turn rocks into cathedrals. Build with us.

John Dehlin is in the news again.  He announced on Mormon Stories that he has received a letter advising him to attend a disciplinary council on January 25.  Then in an interview with the Salt Lake Tribune, the stake president re-scheduled the...(24 Jan)

High School Journalists to Fox: ‘You’re practicing rank propaganda’

by Dave @ Grumbles From An Old Grouch

“Make the lie big. Make it simple. Keep repeating it and eventually they’ll believe it.” Joseph Goebbels Years ago (decades actually, but who’s counting) I was pursuing my degree in Mass Communications at Arizona State...(24 Jan)

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by erinmoore @ Young Mormon Feminists

(24 Jan)

Son of God

by mogget @ Faith-Promoting Rumor — Exploring Mormon Thought, Culture, and Texts

I was having a chat with the homies about Christological titles and since my response is longer than the original format allows, I will put it here. The crux of the matter concerns how the Synoptics deal with Jesus’ quotation of Ps 110:1. This...(24 Jan)

Racism and the Orgy

by  @ The American Orgy

American politics is a big orgy of people fucking each other.  Now, fucking can be a good thing -- or a bad thing, kind of depends on whether you are the fucked or the fucker.  Being the fucked is usually considered "bad"  i.e., "My...(24 Jan)

BECAUSE I FOUND THE TRUTH AT LAST - LDS Hymn Parody #110

by Diane Tingen @ Mormonism Schism

Here's my 110th LDS Hymn Parody.  110 has been my goal for quite some time, and there for a while, I didn't think I was going to make it - but I did!!  I'm not sure why I haven't parodied this hymn before this except that the music for it...(24 Jan)

Now that I've reposted some book reviews, here's another rant about nannyism...

by knotty @ The Overeducated Housewife

The other day, I read an article by Lenore Skenazy about a woman who left her ten year old and one year old daughters alone in a car for ten minutes.  The woman's toddler was sleeping and she didn't want to wake her.  The ten year old was...(24 Jan)

RANDOM DISCUSSIONS

by Diane Tingen @ Mormonism Schism

Want to share an interesting discussion I recently had about Mormonism, kind of "out of the blue."  I'm a Legal Secretary at a law firm in downtown Denver, and I just started working with a new attorney.  Last week, he came by my desk to...(24 Jan)

BECAUSE I FOUND THE TRUTH AT LAST - LDS Hymn Parody #110

by Diane Tingen @ ExMormon Hymn Book

Here's my 110th LDS Hymn Parody.  110 has been my goal for quite some time, and there for a while, I didn't think I was going to make it - but I did!!  I'm not sure why I haven't parodied this hymn before this except that the music for it...(24 Jan)

And finally, a reposted review of A Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz As A Young Boy

by knotty @ The Overeducated Housewife

I read Thomas Buergenthal's book about his experiences at Auschwitz last time we lived in Germany.  Since I am on a roll reposting reviews about the Holocaust, I decided to repost my review of Buergenthal's A Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving...(24 Jan)

My Daughter's Courageous Post About Contemplating Leaving the LDS Church

by Joseph Broom @   Uomo Nuovo

My eldest daughter recently published a very thoughtful post on her blog about possibly leaving the LDS Church. I invite readers of my blog to read her essay and, if so inclined, to leave comments and words of encouragement as she continues her...(24 Jan)

Regressive Congressman: Minimum Wage Workers Aren’t Worth Any More Money

by Dave @ Grumbles From An Old Grouch

Meet Congressman Tom McClintock. Tommy is the Regressive representing CA-4 in D.C.. Born into wealth, Tommy is one of those people who, as Barry Switzer so delightfully put it, “are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a...(23 Jan)

Why Do Atheists Talk About Religion So Much?

by  @ Hackman's Musings

Whenever a conversation starts on Facebook, or some social media site, between atheists and theists, I start a mental countdown.  How many comments before someone chimes in, "Why do atheists talk about religion so much??"  This is usually...(23 Jan)

Sin is not making mistakes, it is part of our nature

by Jared C @ LDS & Evangelical Conversations | A discussion of differences and similarities between Mormonism and Evangelical Christianity

A(23 Jan)

Family History, Creating Culture, and Embracing Change from Boyd Packer’s Son

by admin @ Nearing Kolob : Nearing Kolob

Elder Boyd Packer’s oldest son, Allen Packer, is a General Authority Seventy. Recall that it was his other son that helped set up the permanent Boyd K. Packer art exhibit at the Bean Museum on BYU’s campus (“complete with...(23 Jan)

Hymns Sung Most Often in General Conference

by Ziff @ Zelophehad’s Daughters

Which hymns are sung most often in General Conference? My impression is that the Mormon Tabernacle Choir is always opening Conference with “The Morning Breaks,” and every other congregational hymn is “Redeemer of Israel,” but...(23 Jan)

The Anthon Transcript: Fulfillment of Prophecy, Reformed Egyptian, and the Evolution of a Story, Part II

by RT @ Faith-Promoting Rumor — Exploring Mormon Thought, Culture, and Texts

  Reformed Egyptian  (See Part I here)   More problematic in terms of the credibility of Joseph Smith is the evidence of what is commonly known as the “Anthon Transcript,” an alleged transcription of characters taken from the plates...(23 Jan)

Can anyone be as invisible as Linda Wallheim?

by Theric Jepson @ A Motley Vision | Mormon literature and culture

. EVERYTHING IN THIS POST IS A SPOILER One of the remarkable things about the Utah of The Bishop’s Wife is how integrated into the nonChurch community the bishop is. For instance, sometimes the police call to keep him up-to-date on...(23 Jan)

On Oxfam and Your Taxes

by Sam Brunson @ By Common Consent, a Mormon Blog

A(23 Jan)

When people who have never been around Mormons try to tell me what Mormons are like

by  @ My In-laws Are Mormon

(23 Jan)

Scott Gordons Top 10 – Part 2

by Mary Ann @ Mormon Coffee

(23 Jan)

Abbottsville 4th Prepares for Post Dehlin Excommunication Riots

by Donna Banta @ Ward Gossip

To: Abbottsville Fourth WardFrom: Brother J. "Bull" Barton, Ward Preparedness SpecialistSubject: Ward Preparedness UpdateIn preparation for John Dehlin's disciplinary council this Sunday, I am increasing the Ward Threat Level to RED.I have never met...(23 Jan)

Because We Preach Repentance

by Guest Post @ The Exponent

by Akls Meteo It was a rainy Sunday afternoon as I sat on the hill at the south end of BYU campus.  The grey clouds reflected the storm that raged in my heart.  My thoughts turned, as they often did during these tumultuous college years, to taking...(23 Jan)

The Beaver Skin Hat: How Joseph Interpreted the Plates

by Meg Stout @ Millennial Star

[In homage to Bruce Nielson, I am dictating this post using Dragon dictation.] Don Bradley wrote an intriguing paper titled Piercing the Veil: Temple Worship in the Lost 116 Pages. In the final section, Bradley discusses a lost story about how...(23 Jan)

Eulogy for Apartment #3

by  @ KOLOB DISCO

Today, as I was leaving for work, a funny smell hit me as I walked out the door. A rot of some sort. I pinched my face and went about my mourning.They moved in down the hall about two months ago. Like a summer storm, their fights were shrouded...(23 Jan)

Eulogy for Apartment #3

by  @ KOLOB DISCO

Today, as I was leaving for work, a funny smell hit me as I walked out the door. A rot of some sort. I pinched my face and went about my mourning.They moved in down the hall about two months ago. Like a summer storm, their fights were shrouded...(23 Jan)

Savoring Singapore

by Jennifer Pearce @ Pearce On Earth - Traveling Family. Entrepreneurship. Homeschool.

After so much traveling before we came back to Bali this last time, we decided we wanted to keep our visa run as short, sweet, and simple as possible, while also acquiring a social visa for Bali. This way we are able to stay put for a while and...(23 Jan)

Conservative Oklahoma politician wants to end government marriage licenses

by Geoff B. @ Millennial Star

This story reports about a conservative Oklahoma politician, an Assemblies of God pastor, who has introduced a bill that would end government marriage licenses. Marriages certificates would be signed by a religious official and then filed with the...(22 Jan)

Science Under Cruz Control?

by Dave @ Grumbles From An Old Grouch

Ahhh, Texas. The state that gave us such intellectual tulip bulbs as Louie Gohmert, Steve Stockton, Rick Perry & George (duh) Bush, now blesses us with Ted Cruz. (It seems to be a Texas tradition to elect village idiots to public office.) Since...(22 Jan)

Last Call for Brodies Nominations!!

by chanson @ Main Street Plaza

Wow, have we got a lot of great nominations this year!! Thanks to all who spent the time to review the works of the past year and nominate the best!! I have gathered up all of the nominations and worked out the (more-or-less) final categories...(22 Jan)

Only slightly NSFW

by dooce @ dooce® | I'm Heather B. Armstrong. This is my website.

Sunday morning cinnamon rolls are a tradition and do these guys ever know it.(22 Jan)

The Circle

by  @ Lindsay in Blogland

Life is this beautiful yet ugly thing where it goes around and around in a circle. Humankind destined to make the same mistakes and triumphs again and again. Sometimes the circle of the gears of life seem to almost pause...We see the vistas of the...(22 Jan)

Okay I just saw your post about how your Mormon inlaws always want to get cafe rio and I work and a cafe rio and like there are so many Mormons that visit like why???????

by  @ My In-laws Are Mormon

Maybe it’s written in the Word of Wisdom? (22 Jan)

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