638-639: Dr. Thomas Murphy on the Book of Mormon, DNA, His Cancelled Disciplinary Council, and Native American Anthropology

John Dehlin Best of Mormon Stories, Book of Mormon, Disciplinary Councils 89 Comments

In 2002 anthropologist Thomas Murphy, Ph.D. published the first peer reviewed academic journal article on DNA and the Book of Mormon, demonstrating that DNA evidence (at the time) did not …

571: Three Geneticists Respond to the LDS Essay on DNA and the Book of Mormon, and to Apologist Michael Ash

John Dehlin Apologetics, Book of Mormon, Top 10 Truth Claims, Top 25, Top 5 Response To Essays 373 Comments

In this episode, three geneticists respond to the LDS Essay “Book of Mormon and DNA Studies,” and to Apologist Michael Ash’s article entitled “The DNA Challenge to the Book of …

348-349: Simon Southerton, DNA, Lamanites and the Book of Mormon

John Dehlin Best of Mormon Stories, Book of Mormon, Ex-Mormon Stories, Top 10 Truth Claims 96 Comments

Simon Southerton is a native Australian, geneticist, former LDS bishop, and author of the book “Losing a Lost Tribe: Native Americans, DNA and the Mormon Church.”   Simon was a …

307-311: Translating the Book of Mormon with Brant Gardner

John Dehlin Apologetics, Book of Mormon, Church History 171 Comments

In our 5-part conversation with Brant Gardner about his new book entitled “The Gift and Power: Translating the Book of Mormon,” we discuss most of the major issues with the …

191: BYU Professor Bill Bradshaw on a Biological Origin of Homosexuality

John Dehlin LGBTQ, Top 25 LGBT 158 Comments

Yesterday (9/23/2010) Dr. William Bradshaw of BYU’s Department of Microbiology and Molecular Biology delivered a lecture entitled “The Evidence For A Biological Origin For Homosexuality” at Brigham Young University. The …