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Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune)

Peggy Fletcher Stack writes for the Salt Lake Tribune. Her stories appear on God's Politics via Religion News Service.

Blog Posts by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune)

Posted by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune) 3 weeks 1 day ago
Sixteen-year-old Grayson Moore had no label, only metaphors, to describe the disconnect he felt between his body and soul.It was like car sickness, he says, when your eyes and inner ears disagree...
Posted by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune) 5 weeks 3 days ago
An LDS apostle reaffirmed recently that Mormons who support gay marriage are not in danger of losing their temple privileges or church memberships — even though the Utah-based faith opposes the...
Posted by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune) 9 weeks 1 day ago
More Utahns go to church every week — 51 percent —  than any other state, according to a new Gallup poll.That statistic is “a direct result of (Utah)’s 59 percent Mormon population,” Gallup...
Posted by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune) 12 weeks 2 days ago
Top leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called Jan. 27 for passage of laws granting statewide protections against housing and employment discrimination for gay and lesbian...
Posted by Peggy Fletcher Stack (Salt Lake Tribune) 1 year 3 weeks ago
Let’s be clear: April Fools’ Day is not a religious holiday.It does, however, trace its origins to a pope.The day began, most believe, in 1582, when Pope Gregory XIII decreed the adoption of the “...