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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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133: The CES Podcast, Episode 23: John 7-10

What are the Catholic teachings of The Immaculate Conception and the Perpetual Virginity of Mary? Why are these teachings important in Catholicism? Did Mary have more children than just Jesus? How do other Christians interpret the scripture, "I have other sheep which...

How to Spot an Apostate

"That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men,and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive..." Ephesians 4:14 It is my duty to inform you about the cunning craftiness of...

131: The CES Podcast, Episode 22: John 2-6

Was the Samaritan woman at the well an apostle? Does the New Testament teach the Doctrine of the Trinity? How did Judaism feel about cannibalism? How much water did Jesus turn into wine? All of these questions and more are discussed in this episode of The CES Podcast...

Civil Dialogue and Conformity

On this inauguration day, I recall how President Donald Trump has promised he will unite a divided America throughout his campaign. He told racist vandalizers and harassers to "stop it." On Thanksgiving he made a special plea for unity. Yet, inasmuch as he has incited...

THE CHURCH NEEDS A THERAPIST

I found out my husband lied to me. It was an arranged marriage, so it isn't like I had too much say in it before we got married, but he has been unfaithful from the beginning. I’m not talking about sexual infidelity, though there could be books written about that. I’m...

Edge of the Cliff

I stood on the edge of the cliff. Salty sea air bushed across my skin. My lover by my side. His wings spread wide with confidence, then he jumped. I watched and smiled in delight, light reflected off his wings, as he pursued his heart’s desire. He was happy, so I was...

On the General Authority Stipend Issue

While there are several troubling things about the recent GA stipend issue, I think what is most tiresome for me is the feeling of constantly being left out in the cold when it comes to controversies that church leaders refuse to comment on, or send Newsroom cronies...

130: The CES Podcast, Episode 21b: John 1

What is the Gospel of John's obsession with light and darkness? Is John the Baptist superior to Jesus of Nazareth or the other way around? What was the purpose of Jesus' baptism by John the Baptist? All of these questions and more are discussed in this episode of The...

129: The CES Podcast, Episode 21a: John 1

Is "The Word" in John 1 possibly referring to Mother in Heaven? Why does the Gospel of John seem to know so much about Judaism yet is so anti-Jewish? What exactly is "The Word"? Why didn't the Christians help fight the Romans along side the Jews prior to the temple...

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