The LDS Church has anathematized racist justifications that once propped up a ban barring African Americans from priesthood ordination and temple endowments. However, the Church stopped short of a formal apology.
A big part of why I love Twitter is the real-time exposure it gives me to interesting people, including writers whose work I have enjoyed. Here are ten Christian writers who have offered me something marvelous or cool or significant or funny in Birdland.
There is a liturgy to grief, an entire calendar of solemn commemorations juxtaposed with joyful memories.
Why is the story of one Mormon bishop disguising himself as a homeless man for an hour or two captivating the public imagination?
We know the primary school version . . . but where did Thanksgiving really come from? And why did it take more than 200 years for it to become a national holiday?
On December 15, Mormon feminists will wear pants and the color purple as signs of their commitment to the full flourishing of LDS women.
The way Pope Francis has re-energized the Roman Catholic Church in just eight months is nothing short of astonishing. What might Mormon leaders learn from this example?
It’s easy to lash out in an immature fashion when we feel we’ve been unfairly judged. I’ve got three strategies for dealing with this, the last one inspired by President Lincoln.