Family and Relationships
Why I Rejected Christianity (Then and...
In Which I Think I'll Die Young
Holiness and Pentecostal
Presbyterian and Reformed
see all religions
#MLK, #BLM and the Rhetoric of...
Andre E. Johnson
10 Helpful Resources for Lent
Two Recent Reviews of “One Gospel” and...
Why Religious "Prophets" Can't Be...
A Different Kind of Christian
Jesus Is Love
Who Is God?
Faith, Politics, and Social Justice
About Approaching Justice
Rawls and Religion
"Are Mormons Christian?" An Interfaith Round Table
Select a Category
Adventures in Parenting
Adventures in Sunday School
American Political Thought
Faith & Social Justice News Roundup
Hymns of Social Justice
Independence Rock Group
Personal and Family
Queer Pioneer Week
Quote of the Day
Rawls and Religion
Social Justice Book Club
Select a Month
February 07, 2014
A New Approaching Justice
After a year at Patheos, I am moving Approaching Justice to a new home. I...
January 05, 2014
“Show me how big your brave is”
I admit, I'm old, and my music tastes generally align with my age. Most of...
December 13, 2013
Santa and Jesus are White.
Oh, wait. Jon Stewart breaks it down: Whiteness is lucky to have Fox News as...
November 25, 2013
Marriage Isn’t for Everyone
After the Supreme Court decided U.S. v. Windsor and Perry v. Hollingsworth earlier this year,...
November 05, 2013
Conservative Mormon Senators Help Advance ENDA
During my first campaign speech in 2012, I was asked, "Do you support ENDA?" I...
November 04, 2013
The Most Authentic Politician in America: Terry McAuliffe
The next governor of Virginia will be a somebody who is most famous for being...
October 17, 2013
Surviving the Shutdown as a New Young Public Servant
Monday, September 30th, we were told incase of a government shutdown contingency plans are in...
October 06, 2013
Have you seen Pres. Uchtdorf’s Talk from Saturday?
A lot of chatter and memes going around which are doing a disservice to this...
October 05, 2013
Priesthood Session Open Thread: Televised Edition! #ldsconf #twitterstake
I really enjoyed today's earlier sessions. Tonight's priesthood session is the first priesthood session that...
October 05, 2013
Saturday Afternoon Session Open Thread: “There is room for you here.” Edition #ldsconf #twitterverse
(UPDATE: Due to technical delays at the start of the conference, I will not be...
September 30, 2013
Don’t Occupy Mormonism…Occupy the Streets and the World.
One of my frustrations with Mormon liberalism is that it is primarily concerned with Mormonism....
September 24, 2013
Some Buddhist Reflections on “Are Mormons Christian?”
My friend and colleague, Justin Whitaker, has made contributed to the blog round table on...
September 23, 2013
Have You Seen “My Five Wives” on TLC?
TLC recently aired a pilot for a new reality show about a polygamous family in...
September 20, 2013
New Missionary Program is more than just Facebook
Live from the Mc Minnville Farmer's Market in McMinnville, Oregon, we give you Elder Kane,...
September 05, 2013
Can A Male Be a Feminist? What is a Male?
Can a male be a feminist? Before we can even start to address this question,...
September 04, 2013
Fasting with Pope Francis for Peace
Pope Francis has called Saturday September 7 to be a day of fasting and praying...
August 28, 2013
Martin Luther King was not a Communist. He was a Socialist.
Martin Luther King Jr. is one of my very favorite figures in the history of...
August 22, 2013
Hugh Nibley is not the Mormon Aquinas: A Clarification
A few of my good friends have challenged my labeling of Hugh Nibley as the...
August 21, 2013
15 year ago today, Lyndee Marie Curtis and I were married in the Salt Lake...
August 20, 2013
If Nibley Was The Mormon Aquinas, Taylor Petrey is Our Foucault
Taylor Petrey is the most important voice in Mormon theology and Mormon thought today. He...
August 19, 2013
Being Passive Aggressive Does Not Mean You are Not a Bully
Just Saying. Source: Online Interactive Communication Training.
August 04, 2013
Testimony meeting is…like a box of chocolates.
Today, we attended our first testimony meeting in Las Vegas. Apparently testimony meeting when you...
August 02, 2013
August Subscription Drive: Help Me Readers, You Are My Only Hope Weekend
I am going to come at this from a different angle than I did yesterday....
July 28, 2013
The Nature of Religious Symbols
Recently Karen Armstrong and Richard Dawkins were invited to write about the status of God...
July 24, 2013
This is Why I Respect Libertarianism
No, I do not agree with libertarianism. However I often cringe when the term is...
July 19, 2013
The Nature of Religious Traditions
I'm writing my first post as the new campus minister of Ecumenical Campus Ministries which...
July 07, 2013
The Real Thomas B. Marsh Story
The historian John Hamer wrote a post at By Common Consent about the early Latter-day...
July 04, 2013
Too Late to Apologize: A Declaration
I shared this video during the first lecture of American Heritage of Spring term 2010...
July 03, 2013
Deport The Statue of Liberty!
If anything...because of the French accent. This is the kind of person we want to...
June 24, 2013
Not “Illegals,” but Brothers and Sisters: Reflections of a Former Missionary
Yuriy and Van lived in a much nicer neighborhood than we were used to. Most...
Related posts from
Stephen Colbert's Tribute to Pete Seeger
Idaho State Rep Wants to Turn Back the...
The Big Fool Said to Push On
Long Time Passing
Advertise With Us
Terms of Service
Write For Us
Follow Us on Facebook
Copyright 2008-2017, Patheos. All rights reserved.