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Conservative, Liberal, and Intellectual Mormons

For most of my church life, I’ve thought of members as being either active or inactive. Nowadays, I view members as being conservative, liberal, or intellectual. The church has always had diversity in its members. The standard works provides an … Continue reading

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A Group of Liberal Mormons—the Swearing Elders—Encounter Hugh Nibley

Maybe the term “liberal mormon” had its origin at the University of Utah with a group of men who were referred to as the “swearing elders”.  This is an interesting and revealing history from Hugh Nibley’s life. This account makes it clear that … Continue reading

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