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Anybody out there near Winchester, Virginia?

Anybody out there near Winchester, Virginia? July 14, 2021

 

The temple in Kensington, Maryland
The Washington DC Temple is one of the two Latter-day Saint temples closest to Richmond, Virginia, which will shortly have its own temple.  (LDS Media Library)

 

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For those of you within striking distance of northern Virginia (including parts of West Virginia and Maryland and even the area around Washington DC, and even perhaps south central Pennsylvania), Jason F. Wright has organized a special showing of the Interpreter Foundation’s film Witnesses this coming Monday, 19 July 2021, at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Winchester.  Family Night!  Here is a link to the theater’s announcement of the screening:

 

“A Faith-Based Drama 200 Years in the Making”

 

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In his latest entry on the blog of the Interpreter Foundation, Kyler Rasmussen continues his personal sifting and weighing of reasons to believe and reasons not to believe:

 

“Estimating the Evidence Episode 2: On the Consistency of Visions”

 

Also new on the Interpreter Foundation website today:

 

Interpreter Radio Show — June 27, 2021

The 27 June 2021 broadcast of the Interpreter Radio Show featured Steve Densley, Matthew Bowen, and Mark J. Johnson, along with special guest John Gee. In this episode, the discussion during the first hour centered on Dr. Gee’s latest paper on the reality of the historic Jesus. The second portion of the show was devoted to a roundtable discussing the upcoming Come Follow Me lesson #32 (D&C 85-87). The Interpreter Radio Show can be heard every week, on Sunday evenings from 7 to 9 PM (MDT), on K-TALK, AM 1640, or you can listen live on the Internet at ktalkmedia.com.

 

Interpreter Radio Show — July 4, 2021

Martin Tanner, who serves as the overall manager of the Interpreter Foundation’s radio broadcasts and who has his own excellent radio show on Station KSL (ABC News Radio’s affiliate in Salt Lake City), turned in a solo performance for the 4 July 2021 broadcast of the Interpreter Radio Show.  In the first hour of this installment of the show, Martin discussed Independence Day, the Founding Fathers, and the Constitution of the United States of America. The second portion of the show was devoted to discussing the upcoming Come Follow Me lesson #33 (D&C 88). The weekly Interpreter Radio Show can be heard along the Wasatch Front in Utah on Sunday evenings from 7 to 9 PM (MDT), on K-TALK, AM 1640, or, no matter where you are, you can listen live on the Internet at ktalkmedia.com.

 

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Here’s an interesting review, by a non-Latter-day Saint, of a book about a very interesting episode in the history of the United States and that of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — Joseph Smith’s 1844 campaign for the American presidency:

 

“Religious Liberty Put to the Test”

 

Posted from Alexandria, Minnesota

 

 


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