Episode 6: Alma 23 – 29

Latter-day Peace Studies presents: Come, Follow Me
Latter-day Peace Studies presents: Come, Follow Me
Episode 6: Alma 23 - 29
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Shiloh and Ben discuss the story of the Anti-Lehi-Nephis, the Beatitudes, the Doctrine of Perhaps, nonviolence, and the history of how the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has viewed and used the story of the Anti-Nephi-Lehis over the last hundred years. There is much more to the story and conversion of the Anti-Nephi-Lehis, and we are very excited to have this discussion. We hope you enjoy!

For extra reading/listening material, also check out:

1. “Buried Swords: The Shifting Interpretive Ground of a Beloved Book of Mormon Narrative,” by J. David Pulsipher (in Journal of Book of Mormon Studies, Vol 26 (2017), pp. 1-47). shorturl.at/yCV14

2. “On Faith, Knowledge, and the doctrine of Perhaps,” by Ben Petersen and Shiloh Logan (in LDS Liberty Podcasts, May 26, 2017). shorturl.at/rRVXY

3. “The Myth of Redemptive Violence,” J. David Pulsipher and Laura Hales (in LDS Perspective Podcast). shorturl.at/oyIV2

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Shiloh lives in Bakersfield, CA, with his wife and four children. He spent his formative years growing up in Memphis, TN, and graduated from Brigham Young University with dual degrees in philosophy and geography. Shiloh is currently a graduate student at Claremont Graduate University pursuing a PhD in religion (focusing on Mormon Studies). He is the founder of Latter-day Peace Studies and co-produces LDPS Come, Follow Me's weekly podcast.