BONUS: Dallin H. Oaks Addresses the Mormon LGBT Suicide Epidemic

John Dehlin Current Events, General Authorities, LGBTQ 69 Comments

Note: If you or anyone you love is at risk for suicide, please refer to these valuable tips on preventing LGBT suicide. Speaker: Elder Dallin H. Oaks, Apostles for the Church …

BONUS: Elder Dallin H. Oaks on Religious Freedom (and Mormon LGBT Suicide)

John Dehlin Current Events, General Authorities, LGBTQ 18 Comments

Speaker: Elder Dallin H. Oaks, Apostles for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Title: The Free Exercise of Religion in Our Time Date: February 9 2016 Location: Johns Hopkins …

579: Mark Juergensmeyer (sociologist) Explains his Reasons for Boycotting BYU over Religious Discrimination

John Dehlin Current Events 40 Comments

In this episode sociologist and scholar Mark Juergensmeyer, Ph.D. explains his reasons for boycotting Brigham Young University over its policy to expel LDS students who lose their testimony of the …

507: Free BYU — Religious Freedom and Faith Transition at Church Schools

Mormon Stories Admin Ex-Mormon Stories, Mormon Transitions 65 Comments

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has long affirmed the importance of religious freedom, even issuing a press release in 2013 declaring that “it is the right to …