LDS Apology.org » Understanding Issues 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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Victim Takes Down Legend, Becomes Hero to Many http://ldsapology.org/victim-takes-legend-hero/ http://ldsapology.org/victim-takes-legend-hero/#comments Sun, 18 Nov 2012 16:38:05 +0000 http://ldsapology.org/?p=138

  The story of a boy, being raised by a single mother barely above poverty, befriended by a Penn State Football legend and then destroyed by him. I learned about his story in a 20/20 episode aired 10/10/2012 by ABC News. While I was deeply affected by the horror this young man endured, and repulsed […]]]>
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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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