What bothers me about religious discourse

I know what I believe and I have a pretty good grasp of Mormon theology. Do not try to tell me that I don’t know my own religion.


Twilight and Mormonism

There has been a plethora of articles linking the Twilight Series by Stephanie Meyer with Mormon theology. Some of the links to these stories include one by Angela Aleiss of The Salt Lake Tribune (link: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/49814878-80/twilight-mormon-bella-eclipse.html.csp) and one by Katherine Thompson on HuffPost (link: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/06/22/twilight-eclipse-stars-ta_n_621439.html). Two important points came across in the interview with actors … Continue reading

Can you recognize Mormons by sight alone?

A recent study in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology shows that people can recognize Mormons just by looking at them. The phenomenon seems most strong in people that are Mormon or live somewhere with a high population of Mormons. People were shown black and white face shots of Mormons and non-Mormons. Mormons in … Continue reading