Mormonism

The Market for New Religions

Paul Derengowski, ThM This morning I read a comment from an author, Edwin Franden Dakin, who wrote long ago about the religion that Mary Baker Eddy created, Christian Science, but his comment was broadly speaking about “new religion.” He wrote, “There is always an audience for a new religion, and…


Mormonism, Donald Trump, and Inauguration Day

The Mormons are coming to entertain everyone at the next Presidential inauguration and the homosexual crowd does not like it one bit. Yes, the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir has been invited to perform at Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony on January 20, 2017, but such an appearance is not sitting well…


Online Mormons: Their Lies, Evasions, and Distortions

Recently, I had the repeated experience of dealing with an online Mormon, “Tom,” who did what he could to defend the Gospel According to Joseph Smith, which entailed a whole lot of lying, evading, and distorting. Unfortunately for Tom, because he did engage in so much duplicity, he ended up…


The “spirit” of the Age

In the past few days I have been involved in several exchanges with individuals who, regardless of the truth shared with them, were not going to be denied, come hell or high water. It is the “spirit” of the age in which we live, where more and more people are…