Thu June 19, 2014
On Thursday's Access Utah: Mormons Facing Excommunication
Two members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were recently notified that they potentially faced disciplinary councils which could result in excommunication from the church for apostasy. Kate Kelly is a human rights lawyer who founded Ordain Women, a group seeking access to the LDS church’s all-male priesthood.
And John Dehlin is the founder of the blog and podcast, Mormon Stories. We’ll talk with John Dehlin, a doctoral candidate in psychology, who has published research into the problems faced by gay church members; and Debra Jenson, a faculty member in the USU Department of Journalism and Communication and member of Ordain Women.