Terryl Givens on Proxy Baptisms

My friend Terryl Givens has contributed a typically eloquent and insightful article to First Things, this time on the currently controversial topic of vicarious Mormon baptisms for the dead:


"Religion poisons everything!" (11)
The Joseph Smith Sr. family in Palmyra
The shiftless laziness of Joseph Smith and his family
"Why the Oxford English Dictionary (and Not Webster's 1828)"