Tagged: excommunication

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The Unholy Practice of Excommunication

For the second time, the case of Lavina Fielding Anderson has demonstrated that the church discipline system of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), especially the draconian practice of excommunication, protects...

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Guest Post: No More Fear-Driven Faith for Me!

We’re delighted to showcase some of Exponent II’s founding mothers and long-time contributors in the upcoming days and weeks. We look to them, those who have seen and weathered periods of apostasy accusations and...

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Being Supportive After Church Discipline

by EmilyCC Last Sunday, my husband came home from bishopric meetings visibly shaken. Two Church courts had happened that morning resulting in one excommunication and one disfellowship (the two cases were unrelated). Nate shook...

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Anniversaries

Today, being the anniversary of the 9-11 terrorist attacks, is a sober one for many of our readers.  My heart is with those of you who are mourning and remembering. I like to mark...