Religion

To whom shall Exmormons go? An answer to Churchistrue blog.

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Randall Bowen at the Churchistrue blog is a very nice guy (practically my neighbor) and he and I have had some very fun run-ins on Facebook and have talked privately about meeting up for some face-to-face discussions. I actually do respect him and what he is trying to do in revising the Church’s positions to […]

Religion

Three leaked recordings of secret Excommunication proceedings from the Mormon Church.

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Lyndon’s book: Standing for Something More, My book: The Korihor Argument (99¢ on Kindle until tonight), Jeremy’s book: Letter to a CES Director There are now three published recordings of secret excommunication proceedings from the Mormon Church: The first and perhaps best-known, was the excommunication of Lyndon Lamborn, author of Standing for Something More. Excommunicated for Apostasy and Conduct […]

Politics

Eight years later, Mormon Apostle defends the Church’s role in Prop H8 as “religious freedom”.

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“When our population included little more than different Christian and Jewish denominational beliefs in a divine being, the meaning of religious freedom was well understood and widely shared. With the increasing diversity of religious beliefs, including non-Abrahamic denominations, the scope of protection under the Free Exercise Clause began to change. When a constitutional right covers […]