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Dr. Jennifer Finlayson-Fife is a psychotherapist who focuses on issues surrounding female sexuality and feminism within the LDS framework. Questions are asked from listeners and answered on the podcast.

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Am I Latino Yet? An Awakening

Note: This originally published in the Huffington Post on February 12, 2017 Recently I changed my Facebook profile name from Michael to Miguel. This was in response to some thoughts I've had lately about my Guatemalan heritage and conversations with my prima, and my...

Tainted Eternal Love

"I know that love eternal will not be denied..." - the Moody Blues In honor of Valentines Day being last week, I would like to reflect on my marriage. First, let me make it clear that according to the teachings of the LDS Church- or even the church I was raised in – I...

I Believe This Book Is True

I often write critically here. I strive to do so in the spirit of community, as one who only wishes us to be our best. Today, I want to write something different. I want to share what the Book of Mormon means to me. Because - in my own way that may not be so different...

139: The CES Podcast, Episode 25: John 16-21

Why does The Gospel of John have two men preparing the dead body of Jesus of Nazareth instead of women? Why are there two different names for the place where Jesus was crucified? - Golgotha and Hill of Calvary? Was John the Beloved superior to Peter the chief apostle?...

Mormonism as “metaphor and sacrament”

Since the law has only a shadow of the good things to come and not the true form of these realities, it can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered year after year, make perfect those who approach.  Hebrews 10:1 (NRSV) "Creatures which God has given...

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Rational Faiths is taking a step to help those who cannot help themselves. We have pledged to “Adopt a Stake” through the Liahona Children’s Foundation. Join with us!

"...we are asking our Church leaders to inquire of the Lord if the one year wait on the temple sealing can be changed..."


"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends." Martin Luther King Jr.


We’re putting our stories and the stories of those who have chosen to share out there. We hope you come away with a better understanding of what those who are injured or sick during their missions go through.


These videos were created for Latter-day Saint parents and allies to voice their love for their LGBT brothers and sisters, sons and daughters. They want to give a message of comfort and support to other parents who are navigating the difficult conflicts that can arise in families around this issue.

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"It is not as a child that I believe and confess Jesus Christ. My hosanna is born of a furnace of doubt." (Fyodor Dostoevsky)