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Mother Church @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  I started my departure from orthodox belief just over seven years ago, when I went to the...

The New Harmonized First Vision Account @ Times & Seasons
  -  Sunday night, Elder Richard J. Maynes, of the Presidency of the Seventy, delivered a CES...

God has not vanished @ By Common Consent
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The Passing of a Senator @ By Common Consent
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Words to Live By @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
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No Man is “Trash” @ By Common Consent
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Teasings @ By Common Consent
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The LDS Church and Higher Education: The Case for Divestment @ By Common Consent
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Hell Part 1: Close Readings of the Book of Mormon @ Times & Seasons
  -  I love doing close readings of scripture. The normal way to do this is reading linearly...

Send a note of thanks to Richard Bushman @ By Common Consent
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I’d Like to Bear My Testimony… @ By Common Consent
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They need not depart; give them to eat. @ By Common Consent
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MoFems in 2016: What do you believe about blessings? @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  Each Monday in 2016, I’ll post a question that’s geared towards the Mormon feminist...

Wanting Authenticity and Getting It @ Times & Seasons
  -  Many of you may have seen the J. Golden Kimball stage show from a number of years ago. He...

May is #BikeToChurch Month at BCC @ By Common Consent
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Venting, Capping, and Sympathizing @ Times & Seasons
  -  Two items came across my news feed yesterday: The first was a new video by the singer...

Codes, Ranked @ By Common Consent
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The Light Of Christ @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  Have you received His image in your countenance?  Does the light of Christ shine in your...

Abraham, a dilemma solved? @ Times & Seasons
  -  The man who killed our former Secretary of Health, dr. Borst (see my last blog), will be...

Hymns We Sing: Because I have Been Given Much @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  The closing hymn in relief society yesterday was Because I Have Been Given Much.  For...

Zion as Superorganism @ Times & Seasons
  -  Earlier this month, I visited Utah to give back-to-back presentations at conferences by...

MoFems in 2016: Have you experienced unrighteous dominion? @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  Each Monday in 2016, I’ll post a question that’s geared towards the Mormon feminist...

Teacher Development Developments @ Times & Seasons
  -  I stumbled upon this manual, a new teacher development guide released by the church. It...

New Construals of the Self: Secular Age round 4 @ Times & Seasons
  -  (Links to Rounds 1 , 2, and 3)  In the previous chapter, Taylor outlined some of the...

What if Belief isn’t Volitional? @ Times & Seasons
  -  Imagine you walk outside under a beautiful blue sky, the sun warm on your skin. Now...

A Critique of the CES Letter @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  I’ve never really come out strongly for or against the CES letter and it’s...

Stop Silencing Victims @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  By Blaire Ostler I was sexually assaulted by two Mormon classmates when I was sixteen...

Huntsman Buys Salt Lake Tribune @ Times & Seasons
  -  As rumored for a while the Huntsman family has bought the Salt Lake Tribune. Both the...

MoFems in 2016: Best and worst of Mormon doctrine? @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  Each Monday in 2016, I’ll post a question that’s geared towards the Mormon feminist...

Converts per Missionary @ Times & Seasons
  -  A few years ago in October 2012 the Church dropped the age for missionaries from 19 to 18...

Clark Goble on deck. @ Times & Seasons
  -  We’re delighted to welcome Clark Goble back to T&S! Clark grew up in Canada in...

Calling All Millennials @ Times & Seasons
  -  The most interesting talk at UVU’s just-completed Mormonism and the Art of Boundary...

I Was A Stranger – Resources For Helping @ Feminist Mormon Housewives
  -  (Updated version as of April 15, 2016) Idomeni, Greece – credit Love Without...

The Best Kept Secret in the Church @ Times & Seasons
  -  This pamphlet contains advice about adjusting to missionary life. And while I am sure it...

Abraham, the legend @ Times & Seasons
  -  Right now in the Netherlands a man stands trial for the murder of former Health...