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LDS Conference October 1971- Spiritual and Secular Education in the Service of God

This is today’s post for the ongoing General Conference Odyssey project. My previous posts in this series can be found here. Posts by other bloggers writing about the October 1971 General Conference today are linked at the end of this post.  You can also … Continue reading

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Gay and Mormon in the LDS Church and at BYU

Mormon social media over the last week has been buzzing about a forum on the topic of same-gender attraction sponsored by the Sociology department at Brigham Young University and a group called USGA (Understanding Same-Gender Attraction) as well as a series of … Continue reading

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My Sister in Carbonite – The Relief Art on the BYU Joseph Smith Building

A week ago I took my kids over to BYU campus for a short while to kill some time while my wife was at the doctor. Even though we have lived in Utah Country for as long as we’ve been … Continue reading

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Doubting Darwinism – 150 Years of The Origin of the Species

Today marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of “The Origin of the Species” by Charles Darwin.  If you’ve followed this blog for a significant time you know that I have doubts about the compatibility of Darwinism and the belief … Continue reading

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Traditional Japanese Bunraku Puppetry At BYU January 16-17

As many of you know, one of my many projects is the Maxed Out Puppet Comedy Troupe.  We perform fairly frequently throughout Utah Country, and will be performing for the annual Puppetry Festival at the Salt lake County Library on … Continue reading

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