Proposition 8 – View from a Utah Mormon

This is published by permission from an acquaintance of mine who is LDS. Proposition 8 deeply troubles me and what Californian, Idahoan, and single adult Latter-day Saints are being asked to do about it deeply offends my religious beliefs as a Latter-day Saint. What I feel about gay marriage is a big part of that … Continue reading Proposition 8 – View from a Utah Mormon

Utah’s Religious Communities on War

Last week a Salt Lake Tribune reporter called Tom and interviewed him on his stance on the Iraq War for an article he was doing on religious communities in Utah and their views on war. Yesterday's Salt Lake Tribune ran the article,Utahns and the War: A religious divide. Tom is quoted in the article (see … Continue reading Utah’s Religious Communities on War

Utah Roman Catholic Bishop is appointed San Francisco Archbishop

Utah Catholic Bishop George H. Niederauer, who has been the leader of the Utah Diocese for the last decade has been appointed as archbishop of San Francisco. He is known to the local activist community as an outspoken voice against the war in Iraq. Local priests appreciate Neiderauer's position of allowing them autonomy in their … Continue reading Utah Roman Catholic Bishop is appointed San Francisco Archbishop