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Right to Discriminate

The recent news about the woman quitting the Mormon Tabernacle Choir over the inaugural performance has hit the news with mixed reviews. There are many out there lauding her courage to stand up for what she believes, and I firmly agree with that. 547 more words

Religion

Values Are Not Dead ... Yet

It is very rare indeed that a performer would turn down an opportunity to perform at a presidential inauguration, as it is considered quite an honour — for some, perhaps the highlight of their career.  989 more words

Social Commentary

Teach Us How To Pray: Chiasmus in Brigham Young’s 1867 Dedication of the Salt Lake Tabernacle

Brigham Young served as President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from December 1847 until his death in August 1877. Prior to this, he served as an original member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles beginning in February 1835 (and Quorum president beginning in 1838). 4,277 more words

Chiasmus

Woman quits Mormon Tabernacle Choir rather than sing at Trump's inauguration

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir will sing at President-elect Trump’s inauguration on January 20.

But they’ll perform with one less voice.

Choir member Jan Chamberlin is now making national headlines after formally quitting the group in protest of singing for Trump. 18 more words

News

Yet another voice chooses the wilderness

The renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir in Salt Lake City just announced that the group has accepted an invitation to perform at the inauguration of President-elect Donald J. 202 more words

SORE LOSER ?

http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/30/politics/mormon-tabernacle-choir-member-quits-trump-inauguration/index.html

They simply don’t get it.  Those who are calling me a “sore loser”, those who are telling me to “get over it”, those who are urging me to “get behind our new president” simply do not understand. 331 more words