1366: Whiteness Theology and the Evolution of Mormon Racial Teachings – Matt Harris

John Dehlin Blacks & The Priesthood, Church History, General Authorities, Mormon Culture, Mormon Doctrine, Podcast, Race, Top 10 Church History, Top 12 Race 7 Comments

In 2014 the LDS Church released an essay entitled “Race and the Priesthood” as part of its Gospel Topics Essays Initiative.  This essay was groundbreaking in that it officially renounced …

1354: Informed Consent and Ableism in the LDS Church – Katie Harmon

John Dehlin Ex-Mormon Stories, Marriage & Family, Mental Health, Missionary Work, Mormon Culture, Mormon Faith Crisis, Podcast, Scrupulosity, Top 10 Exmormon, Top 10 Women, Top 15 Mental Health, Women & Feminism 10 Comments

Katie Harmon was raised Catholic in Laramie, Wyoming. After falling in love with a Mormon boy at age 15, Katie became socially/emotionally converted to the LDS Church in spite of… …

1348: Surviving the LDS Church’s 12-Step Pornography “Addiction” Program (Dawna and Nik Berry)

John Dehlin Addiction, Ex-Mormon Stories, Marriage & Family, Mental Health, Mormon Faith Crisis, Mormon Transitions, Podcast, Sexuality, Top 15 Mental Health, Top 8 Sexuality 15 Comments

Was your marriage destroyed, or almost destroyed by the LDS Church’s 12-step program for pornography “addiction”? Join us today as we sit down with Nik and Dawna Berry to discuss …

1346: Shannon Caldwell Montez – The Secret Mormon Meetings of 1922

John Dehlin Book of Mormon, Church History, Ex-Mormon Stories, General Authorities, Johns Favorites, Podcast, Top 10 Church History, Top 10 Church Policy 13 Comments

Join us today as we bring back the wonderful, groundbreaking historian Shannon Caldwell Montez. Previously on Mormon Stories, Shannon shared with us: Her research regarding how LDS Church general authority, …