Radio Free Mormon
Vice News is reporting today that at least seven female employees of Operation Underground Railroad have claimed former O.U.R. President Tim Ballard sexually harassed them.… Read More »RFM: 297: Special Report: Sex Harassment Claims Against Tim Ballard!
The LDS Church issued a statement last Friday (9-15-23) condemning Tim Ballard of Operation Underground Railroad as being “morally unethical.” Now famous Mormon radio and… Read More »RFM: 296: Glenn Beck Stands Up for Tim Ballard Against the LDS Church!
RFM reviews insights from Lester Bush’s groundbreaking 1973 Dialogue article on the history of the priesthood and temple ban!
Listen in while RFM takes a Church survey about why people leave the Church! My favorite part is imagining Church leaders reading these answers! Here… Read More »RFM: 291: Radio Free Mormon Takes a Church Survey!
I had a number of interesting adventures on my one-week trip to Utah to present at Sunstone! This is the story. The names have been… Read More »RFM: 290: Sunstone 2023–Return and Report!
On March 7, 2023, a four-hour evidentiary hearing was held on Jenn Kamp‘s petition to have a permanent anti-stalking order placed against John Dehlin. This… Read More »RFM: 289: Jenn Kamp v. John Dehlin–The Anti-Stalking Hearing!
Through a series of serendipitous events, a complete transcript of the Second Anointing Ritual has come into my hands. Several other podcasts have talked about… Read More »RFM: 288: Second Anointing Ritual: The Complete Script!
Looks like I have definitely kicked an anthill with my critiques of the conspiracy theory that Joseph Smith did not practice polygamy! Lots of listeners… Read More »RFM: 287: The Boy Who Kicked Conspiracy Theories!
Did Joseph Smith practice polygamy? As obvious as the answer to that question may seem to you and to other trained professional historians both inside… Read More »RFM: 286: No Ma’am, That’s Not History!
Radio Free Mormon’s Rules for Teaching Sunday School! I have taught hundreds of Sunday school lessons over my time in Mormonism. By the time I… Read More »RFM: 285: On Teaching Mormon Sunday School
One of the key components in the controversy over whether Joseph Smith or Brigham Young instituted plural marriage is the dating of Section 132. Some… Read More »RFM: 284: The Mormon Polygamy Controversy!
On Saturday, April 22, 2023, Church Historian Elder Kyle McKay sat down with an inactive former seminary teacher named Joe for a candid discussion about… Read More »RFM: 283: Church Historian on the Hot Seat!
At the zenith of my Mormon apologetics back in 1990, I engaged in a public debate with a Church of Christ minister from Austin, Texas.… Read More »RFM: 281: My Debate with a Church of Christ Minister!