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- How do Jews and Mormons interpret the Hebrew Bible differently? - Do Mormons have a Midrash? - Is the Book of Mormon a Midrash? All these questions and more are discussed with Dr. Sheldon Greaves in this episode of The Weird and Wild Old Testament. 

    How do Jews and Mormons interpret the Hebrew Bible differently? Do Mormons have a Midrash? Is the Book of Mormon a Midrash? All these questions and more are discussed with Dr. Sheldon Greaves in this episode of The Weird and Wild Old Testament.  Links…
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Dear Progressive Mormon Man, "...You perpetuate patriarchy with your careless discrediting. You enable toxic masculinity with your easy dismissing. You willingly and readily pass your privilege, without even a pause to consider how it damages others. You claimed to have unpacked your baggage of overt sexism, when in reality you’ve smuggled covert misogyny into your carry-on..."

Dear Progressive Mormon Man, We share this space. This space where we engage in the wrestle; where the struggle is real. This space of curious learning coupled with hopeful healing. This space that offered a soft landing for those affected by the great…
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**This podcast has a TW for sexual, physical, emotional, spiritual, and ecclesiastical abuse.** You've heard of ritual abuse, the Pace Memo, and repressed memories. - But what is the truth behind organized ritual abuse?  - And does it really happen within mainstream Mormonism? Join Lesley and Leah, as they speak with Tara Workman-Tulley, LCSW, trauma therapist, and ritual abuse survivor. Learn more about organized ritual abuse, how it often hides in plain site within various societal institutions, and the mechanisms which enable it to perpetuate.

You’ve heard of ritual abuse, the Pace Memo, and repressed memories. But what is the truth behind organized ritual abuse?  And does it really happen within mainstream Mormonism? Join Lesley and Leah, as they speak with Tara Workman-Tulley, LCSW, trauma…
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- What parallels are there with the Canaanite genocide in the Old Testament and the 9/11 terrorist attacks? - Why did President George W. Bush use scripture to justify the U.S.A's invasion of Afghanistan? - Is Genocide ever a moral virtue? - When is a "Holy War" commanded by God? All these questions and more are answered in this titillating episode of  The Weird and Wild Old Testament With Dr. Sheldon Greaves.

  What parallels are there with the Canaanite genocide in the Old Testament and the 9/11 terrorist attacks? Why did President George W. Bush use scripture to justify the U.S.A’s invasion of Afghanistan? Is Genocide ever a moral virtue? When is a “Holy…
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- What can one do to be a trans-ally when one doesn't know a transgender person? - What is the difference between a transsexual person and a transgender person? These questions and more are discussed in this episode of Ask a Mormon Lesbian Podcast 

  What can one do to be a trans-ally when one doesn’t know a transgender person? What is the difference between a transsexual person and a transgender person? These questions and more are discussed in this episode of the Ask a Mormon Lesbian Podcast To…
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  Why are there two versions of the 10 Commandments? What does the Hebrew Bible say about social justice? All these questions and more are discussed with Dr. Sheldon Greaves in this episode of The Weird and Wild Old Testament.  If you would like to email…
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In this episode, Miguel and Leah Marie talk with Jennifer Gonzalez about how the language we use becomes a lens through which we see the world. How does this enforce sexism and racism? How could language be used to break down hierarchical paradigms? This is part 1 of 2.

In this episode, Miguel and Leah Marie talk with Jennifer Gonzalez about how the language we use becomes a lens through which we see the world. How does this enforce sexism and racism? How could language be used to break down hierarchical paradigms? This…
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In this episode, Miguel and Leah Marie talk with Jennifer Gonzalez about how the language we use becomes a lens through which we see the world. How does this enforce sexism and racism? How could language be used to break down hierarchical paradigms? This is part 1 of 2.

In this episode, Miguel and Leah Marie talk with Jennifer Gonzalez about how the language we use becomes a lens through which we see the world. How does this enforce sexism and racism? How could language be used to break down hierarchical paradigms? This…
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"I would even go as far to recommend this book as an unofficial Temple prep guide"....Michelle reviews David Spangler's "Subtle Worlds" from a Mormon perspective.

Recently, I read Subtle Worlds by David Spangler, which is a collection of “field notes” devoted to the subtle realms of the Spirit World. Through my dissertation research, I have been given the added privilege of speaking with David Spangler, and I find…
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1) Do animal sacrifices erase sin? 2) Is there a difference between being impure and committing a sin? 3) Is male homosexuality a sin, abomination, or an act of de-purification, or none of the above? - All these questions and more are discussed with Dr. Sheldon Greaves in this episode of The Weird and Wild Old Testament. 

  Do animal sacrifices erase sin? Is there a difference between being impure and committing a sin? Is male homosexuality a sin, abomination, or an act of de-purification, or none of the above? All these questions and more are discussed with Dr. Sheldon…
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