Landing Instructions: How to Navigate (or Help Someone Navigate) a Faith Crisis

  I gave this talk at the Miller-Eccles Study Group in California on May 13 and 14, 2016 and it was subsequently published on Rational Faiths. I’m reposting it here for friends. Many years ago, I took a flight from Baltimore to New York on a turboprop airplane. I love to fly and I had … More Landing Instructions: How to Navigate (or Help Someone Navigate) a Faith Crisis

Zion and Apocalypse

NOTE: Today would be the 107th birthday of Hugh Nibley. In his honor, I’m posting this little essay I wrote about Zion. ***** Belief that Christ’s second coming was immanent accompanied the revivalism and religious zeal of the Second Great Awakening. During the nineteenth century, as one historian put it, “millennialism was at times almost … More Zion and Apocalypse

Rational Faiths

I’m guest blogging at Rational Faiths today with the presentation I delivered at Miller-Eccles and Sunstone. Landing Instructions: How to Navigate (or Help Someone Navigating) a Faith Crisis