Richard Lyman Bushman

Without the overdose of obscenity, 'The Book of Mormon' would have been a delight

"The Book of Mormon," from Trey Parker and Matt Stone with music by Robert Lopez, may be the best "South Park" episode yet. Read more »

July 31, 2015


Joseph Smith, Brigham Young rank first and third in magazine's list of significant religious figures

In a compilation of the 100 most significant Americans of all time, Smithsonian magazine has ranked Joseph Smith and Brigham Young first and third respectively in the... Read more »

Jan. 12, 2015

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University of Virginia Chair in Mormon studies named for Richard L. Bushman

Internationally respected historian Dr. Richard Bushman is being honored by the University of Virginia for his pioneering work in the academic discipline of Mormon... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2012


Play captures C.S. Lewis — warts and all

Among non-LDS religious writers whose words show up in talks at general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, C.S. Lewis undoubtedly leads the... Read more »

Sept. 16, 2012


Variety of thinkers will present at Society for Mormon Philosophy and Theology's annual meeting

From Sept. 20-22, the Society for Mormon Philosophy and Theology (SMPT) will hold its 2012 annual meeting in Logan. Read more »

Sept. 13, 2012


Notable Latter-day Saints share 'Why I'm a Mormon'

The book “Why I’m a Mormon” is intended to give readers a glimpse into the LDS Church through the individual experiences of members from a variety of... Read more »

Feb. 6, 2012


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