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Encounters with Latter Day Saints

The Republican president nominee, Mitt Romney, is an adherent to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS, aka Mormons). Accordingly, this has sparked a renewed fascination in the American public and media about this religious organization. However, this fascination is not the cause of this post. A few evenings ago, I was… Continue reading Encounters with Latter Day Saints

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Sikhs, Sikhism, + the Recent Tragedy

On August 5, 2012 a gunman entered a Sikh Temple in Oak Creek Wisconsin. He was responsible for the death of six victims and the wounds of another three victims, before police ended his own life (Article). Although this tragedy was broadcasted, it did not capture and maintain the spotlight of media. In fact, the… Continue reading Sikhs, Sikhism, + the Recent Tragedy