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91: A Conversation with James L. Carroll: No Stranger to Paradox

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:37:49 — 89.6MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Clay sits down with James Carroll, a post-Mormon, Mormon Transhumanist, Buddhist and Unitarian Universalist. They discuss James’ faith journey and discuss the merits of being an activist and trying to find certainty in uncertainty. James’ previous interview: Mormon Expositor Episode(…)

82: A Critical Look at the Claims in the “Alone” YouTube Video

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:14:39 — 68.4MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Heather, Amy, Craig, and Ryan dissect “Alone,” a video on YouTube that touches on Book of Abraham apologetics and depicts a young husband going through a trial of faith.   Links and References Deseret News – BYU professor speaks on(…)

79: Cleanflix & the Mormon Culture of Censorship

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:12:36 — 66.5MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Clay, Amy and Nick talk to documentary filmmaker Andrew James about his 2009 documentary Cleanflix.  A hearty discussion about the movie, Mormon culture, sex & violence, and censorship unfolds. Links and References CLEANFLIX Censorship of the Carl Heinrich Bloch Painting(…)

78: We’re 2 Years (and 1 month) Old!

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:19:20 — 72.7MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Heather, Clay, Amy, Troy, Greg, Brandt, and Nick catch up with each other and discuss current events in the world of online Mormonism.

76: Alex Beam’s Experience Writing “American Crucifixion”

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:13 — 48.7MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Clay sits down with author Alex Beam to discuss his book American Crucifixion: The Murder of Joseph Smith and the Fate of the Mormon Church. Links and References American Crucifixion – Alex Beam Alex Beam’s Website Interview with Radio West(…)

74: Mormons and the Bible

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:15:50 — 69.5MB) Subscribe: iTunes | RSS In this episode, Heather, Alyssa, and Jonee discuss how Mormons perceive and use the Bible. They then discuss whether the Mormon view of the Bible matches up with what scholars know about the history of the Bible and early Christianity.(…)