Mormon Monday: On Worship

I like to listen to the radio on my drive home from work, and I found a station a while back while channel surfing that plays a Christian sermon just about the same time as I am driving home.   I initially started listening because the preacher is Irish, and has an interesting accent, but I … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On Worship

Mormon Monday: The Old Testament vs. The New Testament

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

A Voice out of the Dust, or What we learn from Isaiah

I believe it is from Isaiah that we get the phrase, "like a voice of one crying from the dust", and I think that is as an appropriate description of Isaiah as anything.   If the books of the Bible were printed individually and sitting on a shelf, Isaiah would be the dusty one, barely touched, … Continue reading A Voice out of the Dust, or What we learn from Isaiah