Category Archives: Other Writings

Kate Kelly and John Dehlin

Over the past two weeks, questions about church discipline have been dominated American conversation about Mormonism. I chime in with this essay in the Wall Street Journal: One can get behind the paywall by accessing the piece via realclearreligion.org:   … Continue reading

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Review of Elizabeth Smart Memoir

Here’s my review of Elizabeth Smart’s disturbing and compelling memoir. It was very difficult to put down this book until I reached the end.

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Brigham City Temple Open House

A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to tour the Brigham City Temple before its recent dedication. I touch briefly on that experience in an essay on Mormon temples in today’s Wall Street Journal. Such opportunities are rare, especially … Continue reading

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Recent Writings on Things LDS

A sampling of my recent writings on Mormonism, past and present: Review of The Book of Mormon Girl by Joanna Brooks, Washington Post, September 2, 2012. “Polygamy, Brigham Young, and His 55 Wives,” Huffington Post, 27 August 2012. “Why Race … Continue reading

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