A Thoughtful Faith - Mormon / LDS

Gina's interview with Lynn Packer about his book "Lying for the Lord" that covers the story of Paul H. Dunn's sanction.

Direct download: Lynn_Packer.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:44pm NZDT

Part two of Henning Muller's interview with Lynne Packer.

Direct download: Lynn-Packer2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:41pm NZDT

In the Parts One and Two  Henning interviews Lynn about his life, work with broadcasting in Vietnam, his interaction with and feelings for his uncle Boyd and the events that led up to the publication of the Book “Lying for the Lord – The Paul H. Dunn Stories” as well as the AFCO Fraud scandal where Paul Dunn had acted as co-president. We also discuss Lynn’s thoughts on the LDS Church’s stance on contemporary issues.

Direct download: Lynn-Packer1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:37pm NZDT

Jensen and McKay have recently edited a collection of essays from 33 US Mormons about their thoughts on 21st century Zion.  We discuss contemporary notions of Zion and discover there is still much to say about this transcendent idea.  

Direct download: Jensen_and_McKay_Has_Zion_Fled.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:50pm NZDT

Tariq Khan an anti-authoritarian and anti-colonial activist and Mormon with Muslim Pakistani roots discusses the current political context that has lead to the rise of fascism in the United States fueled by Donald Trump.

We talk about the violence of white supremacy and imperialism and how the Book of Mormon can give us another way of looking at historical and contemporary violence and its remedies and how Mormons can, of their own accord, side with the most oppressed.  

Direct download: Tariq_Khan-Politics_and_Oppression.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:54pm NZDT

Mormon Millennial and Blogger Jon Ogden challenges us to find a balanced intersection between truth, beauty and goodness as a way of managing faith crisis.

Direct download: Jon_Ogden.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:06pm NZDT