One of my favorite episodes of one of my favorite TV shows, The West Wing, deals with the subject of religion. A Republican candidate for President (played by Alan Alda!) who is not very religious is talking with the President (played by Martin Sheen) who is a Democrat, but a very faithful Catholic. The Alan … Continue reading Mormon Monday: The Old Testament vs. The New Testament
Just when I thought the Republican primary process was becoming sensible a new ad surfaces from the Newt Gingrich campaign attacking Mitt Romney, and the best line of the ad? That would be, "And just like John Kerry — he speaks French, too." There is another ad that has been making the rounds, which encourages people … Continue reading Bilingualism and the Republican primary process
So, with the results from the New Hampshire primary in, there is again a lot of talk about Mormons. As one tweeter posted, 55% of the votes in New Hampshire went to Mormons! The news articles about Romney's win seem to be all about his Mormonism and little else. Not a problem, but it does … Continue reading What’s the deal with anti-Mormons?
Let me first apologize for not posting in such a long time. December was busy with finishing up my undergraduate career at BYU, but I did it. I graduated! And now we are in the middle of preparing to move away from Provo to Columbus, Ohio. So, life's been busy. But I did read an … Continue reading Mormon Monday: Women and the Church