What is Evil?


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by: Nate

What is Evil?

Terrorism…pornography…Donald Trump? Evil is a popular word these days in Mormon culture. But what is evil and what exactly do we mean when we say...

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Why the “No Proselyting” Rule Exists


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by: Mary Ann

Why the “No Proselyting” Rule Exists

By Common Consent recently published a guest post by Maryan Shumway describing her missionary service among Southeast Asian refugees in the 1980s. She noted a...

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Refugees of Our Own Making


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by: Guest Author

Refugees of Our Own Making

Today we are honored to hear from guest blogger, Bryce Cook. Two of the most moving talks at this month’s General Conference were Sister Linda Burton’s...

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Honorable Mention Dissidents?


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by: Mormon Heretic

11 Jesus

A few weeks ago, Rock Waterman announced that he was pleased to be included in a list of top ten LDS Dissidents and Troublemakers. ...

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Memory, Simplification and Lies


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by: Stephen Marsh

Memory, Simplification and Lies

Thinking about the following made me understand why I react the way I do to people who insist that any simplification of a narrative...

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A Parable of the Wheat and Beans — A guest post.


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by: Stephen Marsh

A Parable of the Wheat and Beans — A guest post.

We talk a fair amount about Wheat and Tares, but sometimes we need to talk about beans and wheat. I’m sharing a guest post...

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April 2016 #LDSconf Tweetables


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by: Kristine A

There were quite a few notable things that happened this weekend either by what was said or not said. Here are a few things...

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April 2016 Gen Conf in GIFs


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by: hawkgrrrl

April 2016 Gen Conf in GIFs

For those who need a quick recap of general conference weekend, here’s the GIF version.                  ...

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Finding Wisdom in Weakness


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by: Mary Ann

Finding Wisdom in Weakness

Over a decade ago I sat in a Sunday School class discussing 2 Nephi 3. The chapter is Lehi’s farewell instruction and blessing to...

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