317: Is There Good News for Faith in Today’s Mormon Crises?—Part 1

Dan Wotherspoon Faith 4 Comments

In his recent book, Planted: Belief and Belonging in an Age of Doubt, Patrick Q. Mason offers an optimistic vision for the future of Mormonism, …

301–302: Doubt and Faith as Discussed in the October 2015 General Conference

Dan Wotherspoon General Conference 15 Comments

Four talks in the October 2015 General Conference focused, at least to a significant degree, on the issues of doubt and faith, and also chose …

274–275: Beyond Belief and Unbelief

Dan Wotherspoon Faith 15 Comments

We bring our faith crises to word most often through expressions about our no longer “believing” this or that teaching. We’ve been confronted with evidence …

261: Faith and Repentance

Dan Wotherspoon Faith 16 Comments

Because they come up so often in gospel lessons and are indeed the “first principles” of the gospel (Article of Faith 4), we might think …

199: Untangling Faith, Belief, and the Expectation to “Know”

Dan Wotherspoon Faith, Joseph Smith 17 Comments

We think we know what it means to “believe” or to “have faith.” But do we? Has the current ways we use these terms remained …