LDS Apology.org » News & Updates http://ldsapology.org Healing & Support Community Sat, 02 Feb 2013 21:03:25 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.7.1 John Dehlin, MormonStories.org and Faith Reconstruction http://ldsapology.org/john-dehlin-mormonstories-org-faith-reconstruction/ http://ldsapology.org/john-dehlin-mormonstories-org-faith-reconstruction/#comments Sat, 02 Feb 2013 17:18:01 +0000 http://ldsapology.org/?p=295

I've been a friend and supporter of John Dehlin for many years, and have the greatest respect for his personal integrity and work. I've watched John travel through a long path of challenging experiences, and grow intellectually, professionally and as a very kind and compassionate man into one that is even more so. I've watched […]]]>
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Facing East, The Movie http://ldsapology.org/facing-east-movie-production/ http://ldsapology.org/facing-east-movie-production/#comments Tue, 20 Nov 2012 07:14:12 +0000 http://ldsapology.org/?p=217

"I'll tell you why your son died. He believed in your church more than he believed in himself!" Utah has the country's highest suicide rate for males between the ages of 14 and 25. That grim statistic is given a name and a troubled family in Carol Lynn Pearson's impassioned play "Facing East." We are all […]]]>
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Abuse Defined http://ldsapology.org/abuse-defined/ http://ldsapology.org/abuse-defined/#comments Sun, 18 Nov 2012 03:55:12 +0000 http://ldsapology.org/?p=114

  For those of us raised in Mormon homes, many of us women maybe even some men believed that unless there was severe physical abuse or infidelity, we were in the wrong to ever seek a separation or divorce. Temple marriage vows are made for “Time & Eternity” and “temple divorces” were given only in […]]]>
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LDSApology Broadening its Focus http://ldsapology.org/ldsapology-org-broadening-focus/ http://ldsapology.org/ldsapology-org-broadening-focus/#comments Thu, 15 Nov 2012 03:56:59 +0000 http://ldsapology.org/?p=66

Originally founded in 2009 to support the LGBT community, is broadening its focus to include other forms of abuse that exist within the Mormon Church – primarily sexual abuse. Sexual abuse in the LDS Church is more often than not covered up, with primary concern being about protecting the perpetrators and the Church's image, resulting […]]]>
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