Terry Gildea http://ijpr.org en Podcaster Risks Excommunication For Defending Gay Mormons http://ijpr.org/post/podcaster-risks-excommunication-defending-gay-mormons Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are cracking down on members who openly dispute the doctrine of the faith. Earlier this week, a Mormon feminist was excommunicated for pursing membership in the all-male priesthood of the church. Now another member, John Dehlin, is facing the same fate — for questioning scripture and speaking out on behalf of gay Mormons.<p>Dehlin records a new episode of <a href="http://mormonstories.org/john-dehlin/">his podcast, Mormon Stories, </a>every week from his home office in North Logan, Utah. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 21:22:00 +0000 Terry Gildea 14869 at http://ijpr.org Podcaster Risks Excommunication For Defending Gay Mormons Judge Denies Stay Of Utah Same-Sex Marriages, Unions Continue http://ijpr.org/post/judge-denies-stay-utah-same-sex-marriages-unions-continue Transcript <p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: <p>From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Robert Siegel.<p>Marriages for gay couples will continue in Utah for the time being. A federal judge has denied a request to stay his own decision, a ruling he handed down last week. The judge ruled on Friday that Utah's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional. From member station KUER in Salt Lake City, Terry Gildea reports.<p>TERRY GILDEA, BYLINE: At the Salt Lake County Clerk's office on Monday morning, Nathan Tanner and Jon Ayre exchanged vows.<p>UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN: I know pronounce you married. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 21:44:00 +0000 Terry Gildea 5178 at http://ijpr.org