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Serving in the Church (Callings): A Personal Perspective @ Wheat & Tares
  -  You want me to do what?One woman I know loves her church callings, whatever that calling...

Pornography is a Problem for Women, Too @ LDS Media Talk
  -  Collecting or viewing pornography is akin to keeping a rattlesnake in your backpack. We...

Clannishness Is Natural, but We Must Avoid It @ Things of My Soul
  -   Any religious group that values purity and morality must deal with the problem of...

Ordenanças do templo – parte 3 @ Vozes Mormons
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Volunteers Set Historic Record for Indexing @ LDS Media Talk
  -   July 20-21, 2014, volunteers from around the world joined together in a worldwide...

“What If This Is As Good As It Gets?” Heaven is Now @ Wheat & Tares
  -  “What if this is as good as it gets?” Jack Nicholson moans as his world falls...

A Post about Sex and How We Tend to Deal with It in the LDS Church @ Things of My Soul
  -  I, like nearly all people, am a sexual person, but my view of sex and my view of my own...

8 Tips for Recording a Video or Oral Family History @ LDS Media Talk
  -  An effective way to collect family histories is to record video or oral interviews....

Utah Shakespeare Festival 2014: Hawkgrrrl’s Reviews @ Wheat & Tares
  -  If I hear that line about unwrapping throat lozenges one more time, I am going to go on a...

You’ll never view the strait and narrow path the same again @ Our Thoughts
  -  I gave the lesson in Family Home Evening tonight. I decided to use the opportunity to...

It Is Better to Swear Like a Drunken Sailor than to Be a Hypocrite @ Things of My Soul
  -   There was one good man, Jesus. Many think a prophet must be a great deal better than...

FamilySearch Memories Mobile App @ LDS Media Talk
  -  FamilySearch has just released a new mobile app called FamilySearch Memories that gives...

Thoughts on Sunstone, FAIR, and MHA @ Wheat & Tares
  -  From Thursday to Saturday is the Sunstone Conference in Salt Lake City at the University...

Analyzing Scripture: Joseph Smith History 1:19 - "They Were All Wrong" @ Things of My Soul
  -   [NOTE: This post is longer than normal, since I am commenting on multiple phrases and...

MD Podcast – Mark Staker and Kirtland’s History @ Wheat & Tares
  -  Mormon Discussion Podcast sits down with LDS author Mark Staker and discusses the...

Guest Participation in Mormon Sunday School Podcast: The Influence of Wicked and Righteous Leaders @ Things of My Soul
  -  I participated last week in Jared Anderson's Mormon Sunday School podcast based on Lesson...

How do you explain John? (weekend poll) @ Wheat & Tares
  -  John DehlinMany have noted the inconsistencies in church discipline.  Kate Kelly has...

My Sunday School Lesson Recap: Sacrament Covenant - Repentance; A Deeper, Fresh View @ Things of My Soul
  -  Yesterday, we focused on the lesson outline: "How can I make the sacrament more...

Pioneiros mórmons: um novo olhar @ Vozes Mormons
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Igreja processada por violar direitos autorais @ Vozes Mormons
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3 Ways to Spend Quality Time with Your Family @ LDS Media Talk
  -  The following is from the Mormon.org blog: In this hectic world, keeping a family close...

Judge Not: Laman and Lemuel @ Things of My Soul
  -  I try to read the scriptures with a focus on trying to understand the people in them and...

In the name of Jesus @ Wheat & Tares
  -  In a previous post, I noted that the words “Melchizedek Priesthood” were...

Happy July 24th Pioneer Day @ LDS Media Talk
  -  Today is July 24th, also known as Pioneer Day–a Utah state holiday that commemorates...

Falling, Losing, Failing, Transgression and Sin Are the Path Back Home @ Things of My Soul
  -   “It seems that in the spiritual world, we do not really find something until we first...

Why Mormons Should Actively Support Net Neutrality @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  Every morning on the way to work, I use the LDS Gospel Library app to listen to a couple...

“No One Is Alone” Neither Wendy Watson Nor Kate Kelly @ Wheat & Tares
  -  It is human nature to always think of ourselves as “right” and others as...

Take Time and Listen @ LDS Media Talk
  -  Be willing to take time away from technology and distractions and “be there”...

It's Not about Jesus; It's about You and Me @ Things of My Soul
  -  Jesus, from the view of a hardcore non-believer, was a complete failure. Some of his...

Plan of Salvation Graffiti @ LDS Media Talk
  -  Below is a video of LDS missionaries from the Redmond 3rd Ward using a creative way to...

The Acceptable Range @ Wheat & Tares
  -  You’d be more emotional too if you were underpaid and awesome.A few years ago, I...

We Need to Move Beyond "Church Approved" to Live Meaningful Lives @ Things of My Soul
  -   "We need to develop the capacity to form judgments of our own about the value of...

A autoridade nunca falha @ Vozes Mormons
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Video: VanHulst Family Story @ LDS Media Talk
  -  Enjoy watching this amazing video “Unto All the World: VanHulst Family Story”...

The Frustration of Symbolic Temple Language @ Wheat & Tares
  -  I’ve really enjoyed the past few posts by Guy Templeton over at Wheat and Tares...

A Beautiful Talk about Inclusion Despite Fundamental Differences, even Marriage and Sexual Orientation @ Things of My Soul
  -  A friend of mine gave the following talk yesterday in church.  It is a difficult talk to...

My Sunday School Lesson Recap: Baptismal Covenants; or, Serving Only "Our Own" Is Not Following Jesus @ Things of My Soul
  -  Last Sunday, we talked about only one aspect of ordinances and covenants: the baptismal...

Latter-day Saints and Excommunication – KUER RadioWest Podcast Transcript @ Mormon Momma
  -  Below is the (painstaking) transcript of an interview broadcast on KUER. There are a...

Ogden Utah Temple Open House and Rededication @ LDS Media Talk
  -  Artwork by Brent Borup Free tickets for the open house of the Ogden LDS temple are...

Why Can "Outsiders" Sometimes See the Beauty Among Us Better than We Can? @ Things of My Soul
  -  I was participating in a group discussion once in which one of the people asked the...

Our Revealed Truth Should Teach Us How Much We Don't Know @ Things of My Soul
  -   "We have been blessed with much knowledge by revelation from God which, in some part,...

Sharing Different Opinions in Non-Destructive Ways @ Things of My Soul
  -  I had a fascinating discussion a while ago with one of my daughters. She mentioned two...

Proselitismo digital @ Vozes Mormons
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"No Family with Homosexual Members Should Exclude Them from the Family Circle." @ Things of My Soul
  -   Clearly the hardest thing that I had when I was stake president is I was president...

Hinário não é brinquedo @ Vozes Mormons
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Analyzing Scripture: Mosiah 3:19 - "The Natural (Wo)man" @ Things of My Soul
  -  The full wording of Mosiah 3:19 is: For the natural man is an enemy to God, and has...

My Sunday School Lesson Recap: The Power of Ordinances through Covenants - Part 1 @ Things of My Soul
  -  I just realized I didn't post yesterday the summary of my lesson last Sunday. Here...

How to Make an Animated Google+ Cover Photo in Photoshop @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  I recently decided I wanted to do something I’d seen a few months back: make an...

Livro de Abraão pode não ser uma tradução, afirma Igreja @ Vozes Mormons
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Hitler and Stalin: Do We Really Believe in "Judge Not"? @ Things of My Soul
  -  I need to emphasize right at the beginning of this post that I am inclined to believe...

We Should Never Trample upon the Feelings or Rights of Our Neighbors @ Things of My Soul
  -   "We have got to know that it is our business to learn to secure the peace and happiness...

Desafio de história mórmon – estrela @ Vozes Mormons
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"Another Testament of Jesus Christ" is Not a Different "Gospel" @ Things of My Soul
  -  A classic evangelical criticism of Mormonism is that the apostle Paul said not to believe...

We Should Not Build Our Faith upon Pictures and Stories @ Things of My Soul
  -   "Suppose your youth receive their impressions of church history from 'pictures and...

Ordenanças do templo – parte 2 @ Vozes Mormons
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Analyzing Scripture: John 15:13 - "Greater Love . . . Lay Down His Life" @ Things of My Soul
  -   John 15:13 is quoted often throughout Christianity as the great example of Jesus’...

Sunday School Lesson Recap: Sharing the Gospel Using the Internet @ Things of My Soul
  -  Last Sunday was the 5th Sunday, and, since I was leading the 3rd hour combined adult...

Balancing Zealousness with Concern for Others @ Things of My Soul
  -  On this day of unabashed patriotism, I want to share the following that has application...

É a Igreja um mal necessário? @ Vozes Mormons
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Exploring baptism in EQ @ Our Thoughts
  -  In elders quorum class today, we had a great discussion about baptism. The instructor...

Are blessings of the priesthood truly equally available to men and women? @ Our Thoughts
  -  The First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles released a statement today...

4 questions to think about if women ever get the priesthood @ Our Thoughts
  -  What would happen if LDS women get the priesthood? Women don’t currently have the...

Faithfulness Doesn’t Look Like That @ Mormon Momma
  -  I started this post on April 9th, but never had the heart to finish it. Maybe now I do....

There is Room for You Here @ Mormon Momma
  -  Somewhere along the line, I must have identified myself as a Mormon feminist – for...

Keep MLH’s New Look? Or Back to the Previous One? [Poll] @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  Hi, we recently had some issues with an update to the WordPress theme we’re using...

LDS Women Hold and Exercise Priesthood Authority @ Temple Study
  -   LDS woman being set apart for a calling in the Church. “We are not accustomed to...

When prayer confirmations conflict @ Our Thoughts
  -  A couple of years ago, I nearly receiverd two callings. Our bishopric prayed about a new...

Supporting Your Children in Their Dreams @ Mormon Momma
  -  This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of New York Life. All opinions are 100%...

What does the excommunication of John and Kate mean for the Bloggernacle? @ Our Thoughts
  -  I’m sure you’ve heard by now, but the New York Times reports that John Dehlin...

What is heaven? @ Our Thoughts
  -  When you hear the word “heaven”, how do you interpret it? Celestial Kingdom? All the...

Should gay Mormons be disciplined for kissing? @ Our Thoughts
  -  Do you think gay Mormons should receive church discipline (excommunicated,...

Screwtape Letter About Lust @ PASG Works!
  -  Disclaimer: I based this letter I wrote off of C.S. Lewis’s novel The Screwtape...

Sistine Chapel in Official Virtual Reality Simulation @ Temple Study
  -  The Vatican’s 360 degree photographic virtual reality simulation of the Sistine...

Videos of Jesus Christ – One Day at a Time @ Mormon Momma
  -  Don’t Tell Me About Magical Genie Prayer Usually I hate sermons like this....

Proving the church through archaeology @ Our Thoughts
  -  During our lesson today, our elders quorum instructor shared an experience her had before...

Lust Based Decisions and Resentment Based Decisions @ PASG Works!
  -  These are two important concepts to remember in addiction recovery:Lust is Satan's...

Avoidance VS Action @ PASG Works!
  -  As I have thought on Avoiding our addiction I have come to these thoughts:1A. Avoiding...

New calling: Gospel Doctrine teacher @ Our Thoughts
  -  This past Sunday, I was sustained as a Gospel Doctrine teacher. I’m excited about...

Videos of Jesus Christ – More to Life Than Now @ Mormon Momma
  -  My mom died 11 years ago. Once my dad  was unable to teach his BYU math classes, unable...

Get Free Amazon Instant Movie & TV Rentals with Hitbliss @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  UPDATE: HitBliss has announced that they’re shutting down the Beta while they...

Simple FHE Ideas: Spiritual Habits @ Mormon Momma
  -  The day after BYU finals ended, our entire family sat down for a family counsel. We try...

Videos of Jesus Christ – Twig of Faith @ Mormon Momma
  -  A common jab at the person who complains about something relatively trivial in the...

Simple FHE Ideas: Agency and Freedom @ Mormon Momma
  -  My early adulthood made it easy believe that God was a magical genie. If I prayed hard...

Videos of Jesus Christ – No Regrets Parenting @ Mormon Momma
  -  When Jessica was a brand new baby in 1987 I made a solemn commitment to myself. I would...

Tall Tales and Truths @ Mormon Momma
  -  Book Review: Mormons: Tall Tales and Truths by Jenni Rose Maiava Do Mormons worship...

“Because of Him”: Share the Easter Message This Week @ Temple Study
  -  The Church is launching a worldwide initiative today, Palm Sunday, that will run through...

Simple FHE Ideas: Repentance @ Mormon Momma
  -  You may have lived through the awful, error-filled object lessons that I did in Sunday...

Unconditional Love and Support or Destructive Enabling? @ PASG Works!
  -  I recently became a sponsor and it has been one of the most amazing experiences of my...

Videos of Jesus Christ – Least of These is Him @ Mormon Momma
  -  This isn’t a video about Jesus Christ. It’s actually a life insurance...

A Response to “Ruby Slippers on Her Feet: Reflections on the OrdainWomen Website” by V. H. Cassler @ Mormon Momma
  -  Recently I was pointed to an article by V. H. Cassler (who I presume is Valerie Hudson...

We Are Strong! @ Mormon Momma
  -  Book Review: We Are Strong! Mothers and Daughters Stand Together by Fay A. Klingler This...

Simple FHE Ideas: General Conference Roundup @ Mormon Momma
  -  We love General Conference so much around here. I wish we had in quarterly or more....

General Conference – April 2014 – Open Thread @ Mormon Momma
  -  Sorry to be slow to open the thread. Please feel free to add any thoughts about the...

Videos of Jesus Christ – Your Good Samaritan Moment @ Mormon Momma
  -  Sitting on the far end of the row of chairs in Sunday School — trying to avoid Bob at...

DEAR JEFF: Straightforward LDS Temple Prep (99¢ SALE and a FREE PRINT) @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  Because the temple is a sacred topic, we Mormons often hesitate to discuss it. But...

Simple FHE Ideas: Choices @ Mormon Momma
  -  Jeffrey R. Holland said: There are times when the only way to get from A to C is by way...

Do Mormon Women Oppose Priesthood Ordination? Clarity About the Pew Survey @ Mormon Momma
  -  In the middle of cranking out an excruciating long post, I keep coming across the almost...

Chat the Gospel @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  As members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we are becoming...

How to Stream Clean Flicks with VidAngel @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  Did you ever hear of ClearPlay? Our family had one, and we loved it. It’s a DVD...

Unfreezing Our Hearts: Choosing to See the Beauty in Disney’s Frozen @ Temple Study
  -  Anna and Elsa embrace at the end of Frozen. This is a guest post by Raven Haymond, my...

Easy and FREE Family Internet Filter (for PC, Mac, Android, iPhone, iPad, and everything else) @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  THE PROBLEM AND THE SOLUTION You can install an internet filter on your family computer....

Beware of the False Start! @ PASG Works!
  -  So I enjoy football, especially college football. There is a concept called a false...

Family Before Phone – Behaviorally-Sound New Years Resolutions @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  I’ve read a lot of posts and seen a lot of videos and other things encouraging...

Republic Wireless Review: Cheapest Smartphone Family Plan @ Mormon Life Hacker
  -  I originally posted this on my personal blog (http://blog.jwashburn.com ), but I’m...

Use Discretion: Joseph Fielding Smith Manual 2014 @ The Pierian Spring
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Addiction and The Power of Breaking Isolation @ PASG Works!
  -  We as humans have many God-given instincts: the desire for power, sex, companionship,...

Videos of Science & Mormonism Symposium Now Available for Free Viewing @ Temple Study
  -  The Interpreter Foundation sponsored a conference on November 9, 2013, entitled...

Videos Now Available for Free Viewing of “The Lady of the Temple” Conference @ Temple Study
  -  Videos of the presentations given at The Academy for Temple Studies conference “The...

Women, the Priesthood, and the Temple @ Temple Study
  -  There has been a lot of media attention in recent days over a small group of Latter-day...

Step One: An Ego Busting Experience @ PASG Works!
  -  Step one only works for people who don't want to fall any farther "Only through utter...

Homeward Bound: Interpretations of Marta Keen Thompson’s Music @ Temple Study
  -  Cover of album “Homeward Bound” by Deutsche Grammophon This past Sunday...

Upcoming Sperry Symposium Focuses on the Temple @ Temple Study
  -  Click to see the flyer with schedule The 42nd Annual Sidney B. Sperry Symposium this year...

Schedule and Abstracts Posted for “The Lady of the Temple” Conference @ Temple Study
  -  The Academy for Temple Studies has posted a detailed schedule, including abstracts of the...

The Gardener and the Currant Bush: Adversity, Rebuke, and Happy Endings – Part Three @ The Pierian Spring
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The Gardener and the Currant Bush: Agency, Divine Will, and Love – Part Two @ The Pierian Spring
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The Gardener and the Currant Bush: Rethinking a Modern Parable @ The Pierian Spring
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Is the Atonement Really for ME? @ PASG Works!
  -  "I was listening to a talk today by Dr. Lund, an LDS speaker. Something he said struck me...

Honesty, Confession, Daily Accounting @ PASG Works!
  -  I have just been pondering my current relationship with God, and been led again to...

What is a Character Defect? @ PASG Works!
  -  What is a character defect?  A character defect, is actually not a very complex...

The Will of the Father in All Things @ PASG Works!
  -  I recently came across this talk from Elder Holland entitled “The Will of the Father in...

My 3 Bases of Recovery. Living the Twelve Steps as a Way of Life. @ PASG Works!
  -  While reflecting on practical ways to live the twelve steps in my life, I started...

From the Prophet 18 May 1844: The origins of the Prophet @ Mormons in NYC
  -  Included in the very first issue of The Prophet was the following item, explaining the...

ARPSUPPORT.ORG @ PASG Works!
  -  www.arpsupport.orgA grassroots effort to bring sponsorship to the ARP/PASG program has...

A Way to Escape the Pornography Plague. @ PASG Works!
  -  A plague is covering the land and affecting families, relationships and church...

The first LDS text in another language published in the U.S.? @ Mormons in NYC
  -   On the last page of the The Mormon for May 30, 1857, the editor, Apostle John Taylor,...

Worthiness and Recovery @ PASG Works!
  -   How does worthiness fit into recovery? What is worthiness? Is there a difference...

Form printing by W. J. Silver in New York @ Mormons in NYC
  -  Browsing the pages of The Mormon the other day, I came across the folowing...

Addict or Not? @ PASG Works!
  -   Am I an addict or do I just have a problem? The church has come out with a new site...

He Does Deliver Me From Bondage @ PASG Works!
  -   I think of how this problem was so complex, difficult, and most seemingly...

The Liberating Awareness of Choice @ PASG Works!
  -   Choice is a gift that is available to us always. Between the idea or temptation of...

The Porn Drug @ PASG Works!
  -   I am a lust addict. Which is more broad than a porn addict and more...

Henry G. Bywater, Brooklyn Branch President 1871-1882 @ Mormons in NYC
  -  Mormon visitors to New York City  in the 1870s mention most frequently two individuals...

Hoard of Hidden Gems @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  I have no idea how many times I have read the Book of Mormon and the Book of Isaiah, but...

A Mormon Memorial Service in New York, 1915 @ Mormons in NYC
  -  It is unusual these days for LDS congregations in Manhattan to experience death. Members...

Sacrament Meeting, Brooklyn, 1873 @ Mormons in NYC
  -  Some elements of our every day lives are so mundane, that we never think to record...

Do We See Christ Today? @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  Today, when our modern-day prophets teach us, do we see Christ in their words? This...

Emotionally Prompted God Connections @ PASG Works!
  -   I am continually surprised how many different emotions I can feel now that I’m...

First Regular New York City Meeting Place @ Mormons in NYC
  -  Where were Mormon meetings first held in New York City? It depends a lot on what you mean...

What Happened to the Hornerstown Mormons? @ Mormons in NYC
  -  Today, LDS congregations in New York City experience a lot of turnover. People move in...

Did the New York Branch know baseball? @ Mormons in NYC
  -   [Cross posted from Mormon Baseball.] It is a simple journal entry by Mormon Battalion...

When attention was bad: Returning Missionaries in Manhattan, 1858 @ Mormons in NYC
  -  The New York Times somehow learned that 25 returning Mormon missionaries had arrived in...

Coming Out in the LDS Church @ Philosophies of Men
  -  The author of (Gay) Mormon Guy was kind enough to write to me sharing his feelings and...

Three Days Until Christmas – The Incomprehensible Gift @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  Only three days until Christmas and I missed ten days of my Twenty Days Until Christmas...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 9 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  Today I want to share an early Christmas gift from a friend of mine. She shared a song...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 8 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  Todays’ Christmas song “What Child Is This,” by Sissel penetrates my soul with...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 7 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  Is Celebrating Christmas An Illusion? As we “cheerfully” greet each other with,...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 6 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  For me, Christmas now always includes the angelic music of Celtic Woman. I hope you enjoy...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 5 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  Christmas without Christ is just another day, and today’s song powerfully...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 4 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  On Day 4 of Twenty Days Until Christmas I found on YouTube an older video of the Nativity...

Twenty Days Until Christmas – Day 3 @ His Grace is Sufficient
  -  It is now Day 3 of Twenty Days Until Christmas. No you did not miss Day 2, because it did...

Phone Calls Help. @ PASG Works!
  -  I would like to put in a word for using one of the most powerful (yet under-utilized)...

My Story of Addiction Recovery So Far. @ PASG Works!
  -  My story began similar to many of us in addiction. It started at an early age for me....

The 6 Month Challenge @ PASG Works!
  -   I'm a recovering addict to pornography, masturbation, lust, and a slew of other...

The Gospel of Jesus' Wife @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Prof. Karen L. King recently unveiled the translation of a fragment of Coptic papyrus at...

Women Struggle Too... @ PASG Works!
  -  We recently received a message from a young woman in recovery from pornography addiction....

Golfing For Recovery @ PASG Works!
  -   3 Nephi 14:25 And the rain‍ descended, and the floods came, and the...

Nikola Tesla on Religion @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Nikola Tesla, probably the greatest inventor in the last several hundred years, is...

Thomas Edison, Not an Atheist @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Thomas Edison is often (falsely) credited as the greatest inventor ever, and one of the...

The Law of Moses @ Philosophies of Men
  -  One common objection to many religions, and certainly against Christianity, is that the...

The Unmoved Mover and Quantum Physics @ Philosophies of Men
  -  There aren't many philosophically sound arguments for the existence of God. If there...

Evidence Against Young-Earth Creationism @ Philosophies of Men
  -  I am a theist, and a Christian, but I am not a fan of believing in claims that appear to...

D Rizdek on Fine Tuning @ Philosophies of Men
  -  A user over at Debunking Christianity, named D Rizdek, made a comment on the Fine-Tuning...

Dawkins, Darwin, and the Holocaust @ Philosophies of Men
  -  In Richard Dawkins book, The Greatest Show on Earth, Dawkins write an exceedingly long...

The Book of Mormon and Rev. 22:18 @ Philosophies of Men
  -  I sometimes hear it said, or see it written, that The Book of Mormon must be false...

Atheist Blogger Goes Catholic @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Leah Libresco, author of Unequally YokedLeah Libresco, author of the atheist blog...

Bill Maher, Jesus, and Horus @ Philosophies of Men
  -  There is a scene in Bill Maher's film, Religulous, in which he compares Jesus to a number...

Jesse Anderson and the Infinite Money Theorum @ Philosophies of Men
  -  "It was the best of times, it was the BLURST of times? Stupid Monkey!"The Infinite...

Bart Ehrman and Some Dead Babies @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Bart EhrmanThe following comes from Bart Ehrman:“In terms of the historical record, I...

Religulous and the Founding Fathers @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Bill Maher is actually a fairly insightful individual when it comes to social issues or...

Ehrman on First Century References to Jesus @ Philosophies of Men
  -  I recently stumbled across a quote by Bart Ehrman. Ehrman is a Biblical Scholar who...

Reproducing Religious Experience @ Philosophies of Men
  -  A few years ago, there was a study done in which a scientist used electromagnetic...

Why PZ Myers Won't Debate @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Where is your god now???Just a few weeks ago David Marshall, author of Christ The Tao,...

Christianity and the Birth of Modern Science @ Philosophies of Men
  -  It's a pretty common view these days that science and religion are at odds, or that they...

TIL that Evolution was taught among Muslims almost a thousand years before Darwin. @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Here's another post on Reddit that has exploded into something interesting....

PZ Myers vs. David Marshall @ Philosophies of Men
  -  David Marshall, author of Christ the TaoDavid Marshall, author of the blog, Christ the...

Big Bang Theism @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Sometimes when I read atheistic writings or publications it seems like the term...

John Loftus Retires @ Philosophies of Men
  -  John Loftus, is the author of the blog Debunking Christianty, and several books, such as...

(Gay) Mormon Guy: My Experience Being a Faithful Mormon @ Philosophies of Men
  -  Guest Post from "Mormon Guy"There are plenty of people who feel the words "gay" and...

The Argument from Divine Hiddenness: Why It’s a Knock Down Argument Against the Existence of a Theistic God, by Tristan D. Vick @ Philosophies of Men
  -   The Argument from Divine HiddennessWhy It’s a Knock Down Argument Against the...