Author: Geoff Openshaw

Episode #12 – “Something’s Happening…”

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP12_Somethings_Happening.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:56 — 57.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSKyiv Temple dedication dates announced! Duzhe dobre, indeed! BYU is the “most popular university in the nation.”  We’re serious, and so is US News and World Report. Larry King still has hormones.  Larry King’s sister-in-law is a dirty, dirty woman. Al and Geoff come out in support of Glenn Beck.  Geoff supports his right to be acknowledged as a Christian.  Liberty University is a silly place. Al supports him against his fellow bigots. Linkage: Church announcement about Kyiv Temple dedication Construction photos and updates at ldschurchtemples.com Larry King – player Liberty University takes issue with Beck’s purported non-Christian status BYU is “most popular university” BYU’s many accomplishments The Steelwells! Great band!  Support...

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Episode #10 – Reefer Madness

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP10_Reefer_Madness.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 43:43 — 45.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSBostonians protest Church buildings – again. Does the UN Human Rights charter cover a “right to proselytize”? Update on Missionary Murderer. The despicable “Hot Mormon Muffins” calendar, from the guy who brought you the “Men on a Mission” calendar and subsequently fell out with the Church.  Classy, no? It’s our tenth show!  Thanks to everyone who bothers to listen to our silly rants.  We hope to befriend even more of you as time goes on. Love, Us Linkage: Petitions against new meetinghouse in Boston area Mormon Times article regarding the “right to proselytize” Man does time “Hot Mormon Muffins” calendar Reefer Madness! (see...

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Episode #09 – A Very TWiM General Conference

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP09_A_Very_TWiM_General_Conference.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:56 — 54.3MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSPost-General Conference recap! Enjoy the words of prophets! The Family ought to be the center of the exercising of priesthood. Parents’ roles cannot be replicated by society or even the Church. We must make people feel accepted despite their shortcomings. Do not loosely interpret the Lord’s standards or subscribe to any sort of “relative morality.” Church membership near 14m worldwide And this week’s Zarahemla Times!...

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Episode #07 – Devil’s Food Cake

http://media.blubrry.com/thisweekinmormons/p/thisweekinmormons.com/podcast/TWiM_EP07_Devils_Food_Cake.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:55 — 58.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSDo that home teaching, son! SLC is the “least crazy” city in the United States.  Clearly these people have never been to The Avenues. The Pope puts the hammer down on abuse. Glenn Beck puts the hammer down on other Christians. And lastly, everyone needs a Top 10 list – even Deseret Book (Sheri Dew to the max!) Linkage: SLC isn’t crazy!!! “Glenn Beck doesn’t speak for the Mormons I know” The Troubles (non-Northern Ireland variety) Deseret Book’s Top 10....

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