182: Perspectives – Richard Bushman

In a new “Perspectives” series, Bill Reel from Mormon Discussion Podcast sits down with various LDS Authors and Scholars to ask them each the same questions of how they frame their belief in the gospel.  What does it mean that the Church is true, that the Book of Mormon is true, what is scripture, and […]

052: Richard Bushman: Rough Stone Rolling

Richard Bushman – The foremost scholar on Joseph Smith and author of “Rough Stone Rolling” sits down with me and discusses Faith Crisis.  What helps and What doesn’t and how we need to deal with the historical issues head on!!!!   Thank you for subscribing Read the 2008 article referenced in the Episode here – http://www.lifeongoldplates.com/2008/08/bushmans-introduction-to-joseph-smith.html […]

039: Bushman helps others on Faith Transitions

http://rationalfaiths.com/bushman-babies-bath-water/ This was the first in a proposed long list of firesides held by Richard Bushman and Terry & Fiona Givens.  The effort was made to assist those in faith crisis so that they might make it through their dark night of the soul to the other side where peace can be found and do […]

019: Richard Bushman describes Faith Crisis

This episode begins by discussing where the podcast is and some of the neat things that have occurred. We conclude by sharing remarks by Richard Bushman.  The following is Richard Bushman’s introduction paper to the 2008 summer seminar, “Joseph Smith and His Critics,” given July 29, 2008.For me he gets at the heart of it!!!!! […]