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Bottom-Up Ecclesiastical Innovation

By Joerg Rieger [1]

At present most people believe that change has to be implemented from the top down.  Our images of God are part of the problem (increasing abyss between the rich and the poor):  even progressives still assume that God is somehow found at the top of the system, which implies by default that those at the top are closer to God.   264 more words

Religion

What Should Happen When LDS Leaders Err?

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf said the following in the 183rd Semiannual General Conference of the LDS Church:

To be perfectly frank, there have been times when members or leaders in the church have simply made mistakes.  

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Mormonism

Change and Mormon Feminism

Neyland McBaine, a brand strategist at Bonneville Communications, has come up with suggestions for enhancing the role of women in the LDS Church (She proposes a middle path between the status quo and what groups like Ordain Women are advocating.). 342 more words

Mormonism