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26-Oct-2017 02:54

But the reality is that issues only get addressed that often when they are, in fact, issues.

Mormon leaders haven’t begun to speak frequently about child abuse because it’s a phantom issue affecting other people in allegedly inferior religions far away; they do so because the problem is already right here in our midst. I would like to see a different kind of statement from the Church, one that acknowledges the real pain of survivors of abuse. Some bloggers have written that the Church ‘re-released’ this article on February 1, 2016. Because of a technical error on the website, some past articles have been showing up with the current date.

And if it were, our church has the absolute best practices and policies in place for addressing it.” This is just insulting. Heck, even the Southern Baptists, that loosest of confederations, have now adopted a centralized policy on child abuse.

Many other faiths are way ahead of us on this score: See here for the 2012 PC(USA) policy statement “We Won’t Let It Happen Here: Creating a Child Safe Church,” building on earlier General Assembly resolutions dating back to 1991. We could go on and on about the proactive ways that other faiths are getting out in front of this issue.

He was speaking to an apostle, and President Uchtdorf had just one question for Smith: would he share his story.

Smith gave a brief overview of the last quarter-century of his life and his unexpected journey of finding the Church, losing his testimony, actively fighting against the Church, and then reconverting to the gospel once more. I figured you’re a busy man.’ And he said, ‘I want to hear your whole story.’”With a Catholic grandfather, a Baptist Grandmother, and a Lutheran mother, Dusty Smith couldn’t help but believe in God.

” Steve “Dusty” Smith wondered, surprised and confused as he listened to the woman on the phone saying that President Dieter F.

And I sure don’t see this in our Sunday curriculum.