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66: Responding to “Witnesses of God” by Dallin Oaks

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Heather, Clay and Ryan discuss Oak’s recent devotional at BYU-IDaho, “Witnesses of God.” Links: Oak’s “Witnesses of God” Devotional at BYU-Idaho Transcript of Oak’s 2009 Address about Religious Freedom

65: Who is Ezra Taft Benson (and what is the John Birch Society)?

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Clay hosts a discussion with Greg, Matt and Heather about the 13th President of the LDS church: Ezra Taft Benson. Main Source: Quinn, D. Michael — Ezra Taft Benson and Mormon Political Conflicts Other Sources: Benson, Reed & Shari Dew — Benson, Ezra Taft – The Encyclopedia of Mormonism Benson, Steve — Drawing the Line(…)

62: Coming Out to Mormon Friends and Family

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Clay interviews Becky, Blake, Trent, and Wilson about their experiences revealing their sexual orientation to their families. They discuss what it’s like to deal with believing family and offer advice for helping gay youth in our communities.

60: Missionaries Online – The Mormon Expositor Smackdown

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Heather, Brandt, Clay, and Matt have a friendly debate about the merits of missionary work on Facebook.

57: An Apostate Guide to Enjoying the Holidays (from our archive)

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For those who weren’t with The Expositor last year, here is another chance to listen to our holiday episode. Heather, Matt, Greg, and Clay discuss the importance of the holidays from the apostate/atheist perspective. They also discuss family relationships and give their opinions on how to handle various family/holiday situations. (Originally released on December 19th,(…)

54: Who are James J. Strang and the Strangites

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Clay and Brandt sit down with John Hamer to discuss the curious case of James Strang and is break-off Mormon sect, The Strangites. References Vickie Cleverley Speek — God Has Made Us a Kingdom Riegel — Crown of Glory–The Life of James J. Strang, Moses of the Mormons Book of the Law of the Lord(…)