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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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October 25, 2016
Church Leaders Release Updated Website Discussing Homosexuality and the Church. premium
Early Tuesday morning, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints released a revamped website discussing issues surrounding homosexuality, as they relate to Church doctrines, policies, and culture. The Church’s original site on this topic, Mormonsandgays.org, now redirects to the new site, mormonandgay.lds.org. The new title and url hints at the shifted focus of the new […]
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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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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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October 25, 2015
The Church Released 2 New Essays And You Should Definitely Read Them premium
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints recently released two new essays as part of a now-completed series of scholarly articles covering more controversial Gospel topics and beliefs. The first essay, entitled Joseph Smith’s Teachings about Priesthood, Temple, and Women, further explains the roles of men and women in Church leadership and Priesthood organization. We’d encourage […]
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September 27, 2015
Looks Like the World Isn’t Ending Just Yet premium
You’ve probably heard by now that some members of the Church have been stockpiling food, water, and other emergency supplies in preparation for what they suspect is the pending apocalypse. In answer to many questions and actions from members who have interpreted the experiences of members like Julie Rowe as statements of doctrine, the Church has […]
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August 26, 2015
Church Releases New Statement Regarding Relationship With Boy Scouts of America premium
In a follow-up to their recent statement regarding the Church’s relationship with the Boy Scouts of America, the church today released the following statement: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints appreciates the positive contributions Scouting has made over the years to thousands of its young men and boys and to thousands of other […]
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