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LDS Conference October 1971 – Cultural, Intellectual, and Spiritual Fads

This is this week’s contribution to the ongoing General Conference Odyssey project. My previous posts in this series can be found here.  You can also check out the project group on Facebook. Posts by other bloggers writing about the October 1971 General … Continue reading

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The Consequence of Court Edict – Some Thoughts on Kim Davis and Civil Disobedience

I haven’t followed the Kim Davis controversy closely, so I haven’t really formed a strong opinion of her specific case. However I do feel strongly that just as we make room for conscientious objectors related to war, we absolutely need … Continue reading

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Clayton Christensen on Religion, Free Markets, and the Proper Role of Corporate Management

In this video presentation, Clayton Christensen has some really interesting thoughts on the relationship between religion and free markets and on the proper role of corporate management. [Watch the video on YouTube] Christensen is a noted member of the Church … Continue reading

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Go and Sin No More – Misinterpreting Jesus and the Woman Taken in Adultery

Alternate Title: You keep citing that story of Jesus and the woman taken in adultery– I do not think it means what you think it means. Before I jump into this topic, let me say that there is merit in … Continue reading

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Did Orson Scott Card Advocate Overthrowing the Government if Same-Sex Marriage is Legalized?

Award-winning author Orson Scott Card, who is a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has been in the news lately, and it’s not just because a movie of his popular book Ender’s Game is slated for … Continue reading

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