Addresses and Essays

The Woman in the Wilderness: Mormonism, Catholicism, and Inspired Syncretism
Notre Dame – 5 December 2013

By Study and Also by Faith
LDS Standford Convocation – 16 October 2012

Letter to a Doubter – 14 October 2012

The Prophecy of Enoch as Restoration Blueprint
Arrington Mormon History Lecture – 20 September 2012

The Heavenly Logic of Proxy Baptism – 12 March 2012

“‘We have only the Old Thing’: Rethinking Mormon Restoration” – 3 March 2012

Romney, Momonism, and the American Compromise – 16 February 2012

An Approach to Honest, Thoughtful, and Faithful Mormonism (Podcast)
– 28 September 2011

Joseph Smith, Romanticism, and Tragic Creation
Richard Bushman Mormon Studies Symposium – 18 June 2011

Fraud, Philandery, and Football – November 2010

“Moral, Responsible, and Free”
Mormon Conceptions of Divine Justice
– 7 March 2010

Finding the Divine in The Human:
Romantic Angst and the Collapse of Transcendence
– 25 March 2010

Latter-day Saint Temples in Context:
Restoration, Romanticism, Anthropology and Passibility
– 3 June 2009

No Small and Cramped Eternities – 6 March 2009

Paradox and Discipleship – 28 February 2009

Lightning Out of Heaven – 29 November 2005