This Week in Mormons is the leading podcast on Latter-day Saintnews and issues, peppered with a bit of absurdist comedy and snappy wit! Join our host and editor-in-chief, Geoff Openshaw, as he partners with engaging Latter-day Saint co-hosts from around the world to bring you the best in Latter-day Saint news and commentary. Follow the blog at thisweekinmormons.com
Episodes typically published mid-week.
EP 512 - Representation
The number of Latter-day Saints in the newest congress is at its lowest level in 20 years, and it's the first time in over 100 years none of them are Democrats. What does that mean for LDS influence in Washington?
The Brethren finally released a statement condemning the violence at the U.S. Capitol, and the Facebook comments were... as you might expect.
And Elder Holland is using a walker?!
EP 511- Moroni Lives!
Let's talk about the Capitol riot and bad cosplay. Also, affinity fraud in Utah, gender pay gaps in religious countries, and COVID!
EP 510 - Richard Ostler on Embracing LGBTQ Latter-day Saints
It's too easy to preach to LGBTQ Latter-day Saints. Richard Ostler believes we do the most good by listening and understanding. He has written a book and hosts a podcast, both titled "Listen, Learn & Love," and has devoted his personal ministry to creating a place for Latter-day Saints to share their personal experiences.
EP 509 - The Year In Review
2020 will soon be behind us. We reflect on the top stories of the year as well as some exciting weekly news. Also, Wonder Woman.
EP 508 - Stories of Christmas 2
The TWiM family—and some special guests—recount meaningful Christmas stories designed to amuse and uplift.
EP 507 - A Quiet December
The Church congratulates Joe Biden on his Electoral College victory and the Latter-day Saint internet LOSES ITS MIND. Get a grip, fellow Saints.