It was brief because my reaction was quick and fairly succinct and because the news was happening quickly. I wanted to get the statement out quickly as the news was happening and to get back to following the developments. Most of the few comments agreed with my reaction. But one, from a Mormon , specifically made the case that Mormons aren't bad people. I belatedly responded to part of that comment. But I think it brings up a topic that deserves to be explored more fully.
The Mormon asymptote?
The Mormon asymptote? - Marginal REVOLUTION
Top definition. Mormonism religion. A colloquial term encompassing the combination of doctrine, culture and lifestyle unique to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. While the term was originally a pejorative invented by persecutors of the Church, it has since become largely acceptable and is even used among some Latter-day Saints.
How This Diary Will Progress
A bus company is asking the Mormon church to stop its missionaries trying to convert passengers using its services. Stagecoach is taking action following complaints from passengers and drivers in Lancaster. Rick Seymour was travelling on the 2A bus service from Lancaster to Morecambe last Tuesday afternoon, and heard a conversation between three young men. Two of the men, he said, were Mormons using the bus as a way to engage members of the public to tell them about their love for Jesus. Mr Seymour said that he had been "engaged" by Mormons on two previous occasions while travelling on a bus, and in a letter to Stagecoach Bus Company said: "I firmly believe that the Mormon Church is using your service as a place where the public cannot escape the attempt to indoctrinate them.
Posted by: judyblue Date: April 17, PM. Are mormons really more likely to be jerks? It's a common theme on this thread that mormonism makes people intolerable, stuffy, inconsiderate, uncaring human beings, and that we find far more kind people outside of the church than within it. There's always the admission that there are great people in the church, but they are treated as the exception to the rule.