Apostasy and the Occult

Apostasy and the Occult

When many consider the Temple Recommend Interview “apostasy” question, we automatically think of Ordain Women and other “apostate” groups, or perhaps even holding opposing (political) views from that of our Bishop. But this is not the only possible interpretation....
The Primary Thing

The Primary Thing

1. Asking if the Mormon Church is “true” is not the right question. 2. Mormons assume that belonging to the right church is the Primary Thing. 3. A church or religious group can be instrumental and helpful. It can sometimes even be necessary. But it can’t...
The Theology of the Proclamation

The Theology of the Proclamation

Theology matters to me.  I know it is normal to ascribe nefarious intentions and motives to why people leave the Church and they usually begin and end with sin, offense and being weak.  You can really point to any and every reason except (1) the doctrine or (2) the...