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March 10, 2015
Confessions of a Hindu Mormon
What keeps me warmly Mormon through the long nights of cold, cutting dogma and bad...
February 28, 2015
Heretics and Other Insiders
If Mormonism is a heresy, it’s only a Christian heresy. Which means that Mormonism's very conflict...
February 13, 2015
Of Oedipus and Excommunication
There’s a point in the play, before everything comes apart in disaster, in which the...
February 03, 2015
Brigham Young, the Interview
Perhaps it's an example of historical over-reach. But I'm reasonably comfortable suggesting that the LDS...
January 16, 2015
Religious Freedom, Out and In
We twenty-first-century pundits have become rather accomplished at discussing freedom of religion and freedom from religion. There...
January 03, 2015
When Mormon Is Hip
My distinct impression is that Avi Steinberg hopes to be able to say in...
December 24, 2014
The Ritual Transgression of Time
One of the more bizarre practices among world religions occurs annually among a small group...
December 22, 2014
Americanism: Our Common Cult
Where are the bonfires? What we should see around the country these days are...
December 06, 2014
Fishing, Physics, and Devotion
"You're not a religious man?"It's a question of mild incredulity followed by a statement...
November 29, 2014
On Xmas, Jesus Checked His Privilege
Here we now, as December comes upon us, open another Xmas season, to remind...
November 23, 2014
The Unbearable Lightness of Rasa
About a month ago, a rather extraordinary fellow named Saji Thomas contacted me about a...
November 08, 2014
The Death of Humanism in Our Religionless Future
Physicist Lawrence Krauss apparently suggested this past week that religion could disappear in a single...
November 03, 2014
Mormon Theocracy, Or the Tribalization of Amurrica
Editors' Note: This article is part of the Patheos Public Square on Politics in the...
October 26, 2014
Magic Underwear and the Fish Priests of Babylon
The Metropolitan Museum of Art describes the 7th century, BCE, cylinder seal as "Hero with...
October 19, 2014
“Pleasantville”‘s Mormon Eden
I had work to do, in my hotel room, while attending the great, big Conference...
October 11, 2014
God Comes in Flavors
Let’s talk about condiments. It turns out that spicy pickles reveal a lot about religion....
October 04, 2014
Meet the Neo-Orthodox Mormons
I'm going to break a sacred rule which I would, myself, insist my own students...
September 29, 2014
Cohabitating in Utah
When U.S. District Judge Clark Waddoups determined that Utah's constitutional ban on polygamy was unconstitutional last month,...
September 21, 2014
Religion Without Church
One tag line the Sunday Assembly has used reads: "All the best bits of church,...
September 15, 2014
Paradiddling All Over Religion
I don't have anything against atheists. Atheism makes perfect sense to me. Really. Half the...
September 10, 2014
I Believe in You, Rocky
Let's engage for a moment in what is sure to seem like a hopelessly pedantic...
September 09, 2014
Use Your Hands, Why Don’t You
If you've been following the ongoing identity crisis into which Mitt Romney's presidential aspirations tossed...
September 08, 2014
The Holy Trinity
Science and religion, we know, are incompatible. Theist fundamentalists tell us so. Atheist fundamentalists tell...
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