Christopher Patty

January 28, 2017
More Than Almost Anyone, Mormons Should Oppose Trump’s Muslim Ban premium
Throughout this tense election cycle, we at Mormon Buzzz have tried our best to steer our publication clear of the political vitriol with which every American is now perfectly familiar. While politics have dominated our public discussion and driven wedges in our relationships, we have wanted our platform to bring people together, not tear them […]
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December 15, 2016
New Gospel Library Update Adds Split Screen, Multitasking, and More premium
If you haven’t received it yet, get ready for a fresh new update to the Gospel Library app for phones and tablets. Version 4 of the app includes new and updated features like split screen compatibility for iPads, new annotation functionalities, and some extra color schemes. Split Screen Support Split screen mode for iPad users has been […]
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September 22, 2016
New LDS Podcast Discusses Controversial Church Topics from a Faithful Perspective premium
Seer stones, DNA evidence, and homosexuality are just a few topics that will be discussed on “LDS Perspectives,” a new LDS podcast launched today that aims at covering controversial subjects from a faith-based perspective. The podcast speaks to hard questions members of the Church may have about current issues while maintaining a spiritual foundation. Of […]
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July 23, 2016
What You Didn’t Know About the Mormon Pioneer Trek premium
We compiled some fun facts about the Mormon pioneers for Pioneer Day! What have your pioneers done for you? Let us know with the hashtag #mypioneers.
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May 21, 2016
A Simple Trick to Automatically Mute Your Phone at Church premium
If you’re anything like me you’ve probably forgotten once or twice to silence your phone at Church. There are worse sins to be certain, and after all, nothing really punctuates the sacrament like a few bars of Hello Dolly’s It Takes a Woman. But if your ward members don’t appreciate egregiously sexist show tunes quite […]
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February 12, 2016
Ask Chris: Mormon Relationship Advice from a Very Single Man premium
When we asked our writers if anyone wanted to write an advice column, Chris was almost a little bit too willing. With Valentines day just around the corner, we hope you enjoy some Mormon dating advice from a very single man. Dear Chris, I’m interested in dating this guy in my singles ward, but I’m […]
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January 10, 2016
Same-Sex Policy Changes Discussed Over Pulpit for 1st Time During YA Devotional premium
For the first time since November, the new church policy postponing the age of baptism for children of same-sex couples was addressed over the pulpit by Russell M. Nelson, president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. In Sunday’s LDS Devotional for young adults. Nelson, rather than discussing the specifics of the new policy, instead […]
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November 7, 2015
We’re Tired of the New Policy Debate Too, but Here’s Something Important premium
In the last few days, social media has become a veritable battleground over the new policy barring Church leaders from baptizing children of same-sex couples until the age of 18, and then, only when they’ve denounced same-sex relationships. The quiet way in which the policy was enacted has become a PR nightmare with members and […]
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September 11, 2015
After 9/11 Gordon B. Hinckley Taught Something Unexpected premium
We all remember the events of September 11, 2001, but many of us, myself included, were too young at the time to remember much of the aftermath. In pondering these tragic events I realized that I had never read anything about how the Church responded. The Church’s semiannual General Conference was held less than a […]
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August 24, 2015
Free Wallpaper Download: Priorities – Elder Oaks premium
Do you have a boring phone or desktop wallpaper? Remind yourself what’s really important with this free downloadable wallpaper. The quote comes from this talk by Elder Oaks given in General Conference April 2001. Are you a graphic designer? Submit your own uplifting artwork for a chance to have your artwork featured!
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