Last week, we discussed the story of Laban and the concept that God judges people based on different codes of morals. The problems with eternal… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 049: The Plan of Salvation is Not a Standardized Test
The plan of salvation is the roadmap for eternal life according to LDS theology. Agency is at the center of this plan, but in practice,… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 048: Is the Plan of Salvation Fair?
Whether in the church or out of the church, when someone disagrees with us they speak in familiar terms: “This is the only true church,”… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 047: One of These Things is Exactly the Same as the Other
Is there space for agency to exist in our causal and determined world? After listening to a recent Mormonism live episode where Bill and RFM… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 046: Does Free Will Exist?
There have been some amazing interactions behind the scenes. In today’s episode, Scott shares some of the recent comments he’s received on his episodes. Most… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 044: An Agreeable Disagreement
Michelle Larson joins the podcast again to finish their discussion on the feminine divine. Building off the subject of masculinity and feminity that they covered… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 043: The Feminine Divine with Michelle Larson
The feminine divine is absent in mainstream Christianity and silenced within Mormonism. In this episode, Scott discusses the ideas of gender and divinity with Michelle… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 042: Divinity and Gender with Michelle Larson
In the New Testament Jesus talks about the responsibility for the flock of sheep. In this episode, Scott contrasts a few famous passages against the… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 041: The Ninety and Nine
A faith transition tests the many relationships we have in our lives. Unfortunately, several of them prove to be less than true friends. After discussing… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 039: Church Assigned Friendship
Ritual curses have been a part of many major cultures across time. In this episode, Scott addresses an internet troll that has condemned him occasionally,… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 037: Dust Off Your Feet
Marti has a conversation with John Vervaeke about being once committed to a religion and the grieving process that unfolds. They discuss being stuck in grief.… Read More »Where Will You Go: 004: Meaning Crisis with John Vervaeke
This last week, President and Sister Nelson visited the UK and gave a fireside for the saints in that part of the world. In their… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 036: Exclamation and Question Marks
After examining faith for two weeks, Scott moves the discussion to doubt. In this episode, we’ll look at the source for the infamous “Doubt your… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 035: Doubt Your Doubts About Your Doubts
Religious faith and secular faith lean on different sources as the arbiters of truth. Continuing on the conversation of faith, Scott explores the concept as… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 034: Secular Faith
Scott uses the phrase “choose to believe” occasionally. A nuanced believing listener asked a clarifying question about the verbiage, sparking a discussion on Faith and… Read More »Rameumptom Ruminations: 033: Faith and Knowledge