427: (Encore) “Living” Stories

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This is an encore presentation of a fantastic May 2014 episode by the same name. In it, philosopher-theologian Adam Miller and narrative studies specialist Stephen Carter join Mormon Matters …

366: Sin

Dan Wotherspoon Christianity 7 Comments

Because it’s so central to Christianity, and because of the concerns so many have about “salvation,” the concept of “sin” deserves fresh consideration. What does …

339-340: Mercy and the Atonement

Dan Wotherspoon Atonement 3 Comments

This episode (in two parts) is a continuation of an earlier discussion of Mercy (Episode 332, March 2016) but also very different, focusing this time …

333: Mormonism and Future Generations

Dan Wotherspoon Atonement, Theology 3 Comments

In a wonderful new book, Future Mormon: Essays in Mormon Theology, Adam Miller sets his spirit and intellect loose on the important task of helping clear …

332: Mercy

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Mercy is a fundamental tenet of the Christian gospel and its descriptions of the attributes of God, and it certainly is a topic familiar to …

329: Addiction and Recovery Series—Part 4: Being an Addict and Mormon

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This episode, the fourth in the Mormon Matters series on Addiction and Recovery, features the stories and insights of two wonderful people, James Cottrell and …

289: The Gift of the Holy Ghost     

Dan Wotherspoon Holy Ghost 8 Comments

This episode on the gift of the Holy Ghost is the fourth in a series discussing what the Articles of Faith refer to as the …

272: Paul’s Theology of Grace

Dan Wotherspoon Theology 3 Comments

The Apostle Paul’s theology can be difficult to grasp–and, in a few ways, especially so for Mormons. Some challenges arise from Latter-day Saints’ primary use …

227: “Living” Stories

Dan Wotherspoon Mythology, Theology, Top 10 51 Comments

In this episode, philosopher-theologian Adam Miller and narrative studies specialist Stephen Carter join Mormon Matters host Dan Wotherspoon to explore the many and varied ways …

127: Grace

Dan Wotherspoon Christianity 25 Comments

Grace is one of the central concepts in all of Christianity, yet also one of its most contested. What is it? How does it work? …