Ep 512 – No-Nonsense Buddhism for Beginners, P2

Interview

Posted August 8th, 2018

The four noble truths.  The eightfold path.  The dangers of dogmatism.  The suffering caused by over-attachment to an impermanent world.  This is the 2nd half of Glenn’s interview with Noah Rasheta, of the Secular Buddhism podcast, about his new book “No-Nonsense Buddhism for Beginners.”

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Ep 511 – No-Nonsense Buddhism for Beginners, P1

Interview

Posted August 5th, 2018

Want to find peace even in the face of suffering?  Noah did.  Listen in as Glenn interviews Noah Rasheta, of the Secular Buddhism podcast, about his new book “No-Nonsense Buddhism for Beginners.”

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Ep 510 – Missionary Dream Log, P3

Minisode

Posted August 3rd, 2018

Glenn reads two more entries from his 1991 Mormon Missionary dream log, and also responds to an excellent listener comment providing Jungian analysis to a dream from part 2 of this series.  When is a phallic symbol more than just a phallic symbol?  Tune in to find out.

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Ep 509 – Reviewing the HBO Documentary “Believer”

Review

Posted July 31st, 2018

Glenn is joined by Bob and Doug to review the HBO Documentary Believer.

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Ep 508 – Latter Day Infant Missionaries

Panel Discussion

Posted July 28th, 2018

What happens when two mormon missionaries unknowingly knock on Matt Long’s door?  This episode.  That’s what.

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Ep 507 – Missionary Dream Log, P2

Minisode

Posted July 27th, 2018

Glenn reads more entires from the missionary dream log that he kept as a Mormon Missionary from 1991-1993.

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Ep 506 – Seven Deadly Heresies: The Smackdown, Part 5

Smackdown

Posted July 24th, 2018

Glenn, John, Bob, Randy and Mike discuss finish up this 5-part series on McConkie’s 7 Deadly Heresies.  We may not have covered everything perfectly.  But good news.  We don’t have to be perfect.  Pass it on.

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Ep 505 – Seven Deadly Heresies: The Smackdown, Part 4

Smackdown

Posted July 22nd, 2018

Glenn, John, Bob, Randy and Mike discuss #5 and #6 of McConkie’s deadly heresies.  Namely, that people can progress from kingdom to kingdom in the eternities (#5) and that Adam is our God, the father of our spiritual and physical bodies, who traveled to earth from another planet (#6.)  It’s a fun discussion that also explores the historical influenced on the “Monarch in the Sky” concept of God, as explained by Alan Watts.  It’s a great episode.  Enjoy.

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Ep 504 – Missionary Dream Log, P1

Minisode

Posted July 20th, 2018

Glenn reads two entires from the missionary dream log that he kept as a Mormon Missionary from 1991-1993.

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Ep 503 – Jordan Peterson, Sam Harris, and Truth – Part 2

Panel Discussion

Posted July 16th, 2018

Glenn, Tom, Bob, and Jake finish (for now…) their discussion of the infamous January 2017 “Truth” debate between Jordan Peterson and Sam Harris.

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