Archive: Michael Otterson
Women in the Mormon faith regularly preach from the pulpit to the congregation and lead prayers during Sunday services.
By Michael Otterson | Apr 14, 2011 9:23 PM | COMMENTS (0)
Parody isn’t reality, and it’s the very distortion that makes it appealing and often funny.
By Michael Otterson | Apr 14, 2011 10:23 PM | COMMENTS (0)
More than ever, people are asking about the faith of Latter-day Saints. Here's three things you should know about Mormons.
By Michael Otterson | May 9, 2011 10:46 AM | COMMENTS (0)
“God does notice us, and he watches over us. But it is usually through another person that he meets our needs.”
By Michael Otterson | May 24, 2011 12:07 PM | COMMENTS (0)
An evangelical critic says a vote for a Mormon is an endorsement of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Is it?
By Michael Otterson | Jun 7, 2011 10:20 AM | COMMENTS (0)
For many older Mormons, a different kind of “retirement.”
By Mike Otterson | Jun 27, 2011 4:10 PM | COMMENTS (0)
Just because one in four people say they are less likely to vote for a Mormon, it doesn’t follow that one in four see Mormons as a cult, ‘devious’ or otherwise.
By Mike Otterson | Jul 19, 2011 2:29 PM | COMMENTS (0)
Today there are more Mormons outside the U.S. than in it.
By | Aug 5, 2011 12:11 PM | COMMENTS (0)
While recognizing that creeds on the Trinity have deep meaning for Christians, Mormons have a view simpler than the three-in-one God.
By Michael Otterson | Aug 23, 2011 8:08 PM | COMMENTS (0)
Do Mormons read the Bible ‘literally’? And how do they view the ‘Book of Mormon’?
By Michael Otterson | Sep 13, 2011 7:46 AM | COMMENTS (0)
The twice-annual meetings have become a cultural icon for millions of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
By Michael Otterson | Sep 26, 2011 9:23 PM | COMMENTS (0)
Mormons do not pretend that their understanding of Christ is identical to that of Christian orthodoxy, instead embracing the further enlightenment of an additional revelation.
By Michael Otterson | Oct 12, 2011 9:42 AM | COMMENTS (0)
Religion works best when it combines the spiritual with the pragmatic, what the apostle James in the Bible calls “pure religion.”
By Michael Otterson | Dec 14, 2011 11:00 AM | COMMENTS (0)
The true story behind one of the world’s most enduring icons.
By Michael Otterson | Dec 24, 2011 11:57 AM | COMMENTS (0)