897-899: An Australian Mormon Story – Amanda and Matt Ireland
April 4, 2018
This international edition of Mormon Stories Podcast includes our interview with Amanda and Matt Ireland about their experiences as Mormons in Australia. This story includes their relatively recent faith crisis, and their being threatened as apostates by their local leadership for speaking openly about their doubts/questions with the church. Amanda and Matt also speak openly and bravely about how they dealt with issues of mental health in their marriage and how they now find happiness in life outside the Mormon faith.
Part 1: Amanda and Matt describe their Mormon background
Part 2: Amanda and Matt describe how their faith began to unravel
Part 3: Amanda and Matt discuss possible disciplinary action as a result of this interview. They also discuss their life now in terms of spirituality.