Episode #191 – Rappers and Apostles General Conference predictions! Should we intervene when friends date non-Mormons? Is BYU hypocritical in its handling of Honor Code violations? Listen in!
The Dishonor Code – It’s Time For a Change I’m not exactly breaking news by discussing BYU basketball star Brandon Davies' recent dismissal from the hopeful championship squad due to a grievous Honor Code infraction. However, given the press BYU and the Honor Code are receiving, it is appropriate to discuss the ramifications of Daviesgate...
Episode #141 – The Great Pillow Fight (and More General Conference)
We're back with part 2 of our General Conference recap, as well as some other news:
Marlin K. Jensen is released during General Conference, and the Church loses a progressive pragmatist with a flair for conflict resolution.
The Church backs off on its construction of a new nine-story bu...
We Need Church Schools or We Will Die A Rebuttal to the Evil of Alan Doan
By Geoff Openshaw
Recently, my enlightened co-host argued that Church-owned and operated schools no longer serve the needs of the saints, and thus should be done away with. Such an argument could not be farther from the truth. In his fallacious attempts to ...
Geoff Openshaw is an international development consultant as well as the Managing Editor and Executive Producer of the This Week in Mormons podcast. He is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh and Brigham Young University and loves all sorts of nerdy geopolitical stuff. He also writes and performs music and really, really loves Del Taco.