Mormon Stories - LDS
This is part 1 of a 2 part interview with Brian Johnston, co-founder of StayLDS.com. In this series Brian discusses staying in the LDS Church after a crisis of faith.
Direct download: MormonStories-141-BrianJohnstonPart1.mp3
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This is part 2 of a 2 part interview with Heather, a friend who converted to the LDS church as a college student in Texas, moved to BYU, married the son of a Stake President in the temple, and then afterwards her husband left the church, and she soon followed. Heather talks about why she joined, and why she left, and ways that we (as members) can better understand those who leave. This interview was recorded in 2007.
Direct download: MormonStories-140-HeatherPart2.mp3
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This is part 1 of a 2 part interview with Heather, a friend who converted to the LDS church as a college student in Texas, moved to BYU, married the son of a Stake President in the temple, and then afterwards her husband left the church, and she soon followed. Heather talks about why she joined, and why she left, and ways that we (as members) can better understand those who leave. This interview was recorded in 2007.
Direct download: MormonStories-139-HeatherPart1.mp3
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This is part 2 of a 2 part interview with Edward Kimball, the son of LDS prophet Spencer W. Kimball.
Direct download: MormonStories-138-EdKimballPart2.mp3
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This is part 1 of a 2 part interview with Edward Kimball, the son of LDS prophet Spencer W. Kimball.
Direct download: MormonStories-137-EdKimballPart1.mp3
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This is part 2 of a 2 part interview with Mormon Comedian Bengt Washburn.
Direct download: MormonStories-136-BengtWashburnPart2.mp3
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This is part 1 of a 2 part interview with Mormon Comedian Bengt Washburn.
Direct download: MormonStories-135-BengtWashburnPart1.mp3
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In Part 3, we discuss how Karen Armstrong's book"The Case for God" might or might not apply to Mormonism.

Direct download: MormonStories-134-KarenArmstrongPart3.mp3
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In Part 2, John Hamer, J. Nelson Seawright, Joanna Brooks and I lay out Karen Armstrong's major premises, and analyze them.
Direct download: MormonStories-133-KarenArmstrongPart2.mp3
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As an introduction to Mormon Stories' inaugural book club, I re-broadcast Terry Gross' interview with"The Case for God" author Karen Armstrong. Next week we will be holding a panel discussion on Mormon Stories Podcast about this book, and how it may or may not apply to both Mormonism and individual Mormons in the 21st century.
Direct download: MormonStories-132-CaseForGod.mp3
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