Mormon Spiritual Experiences Podcast

So-called “spiritual experiences” are some of the most interesting parts of religious life, and still continue to be something I am interested in. This Podcast I’ve created explores spiritual experiences and presents a secular framework to understand them, in competition to the various religious worldviews / frameworks.

MSEP Episode 4: The Power of Belief in shaping Religious Experience

Shawn's Odyssey
Shawn's Odyssey
MSEP Episode 4: The Power of Belief in shaping Religious Experience
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Welcome to the Mormon Spiritual Experiences Podcast! In this fourth episode, I talk about how the kinds of religious experiences we’re capable of having depend on what we believe we’re capable of experiencing. In other words, how the belief in…
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MSEP Episode 3: The Personal Significance of Religious Experiences

Shawn's Odyssey
Shawn's Odyssey
MSEP Episode 3: The Personal Significance of Religious Experiences
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Welcome to the Mormon Spiritual Experiences Podcast! In this third episode, I talk about how religious experiences can be very significant personally and have tangible benefits, regardless of what we think the nature of them is. To subscribe to this series,…
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MSEP Episode 2: Why the Divine Witness is unreliable for truth assertions

Shawn's Odyssey
Shawn's Odyssey
MSEP Episode 2: Why the Divine Witness is unreliable for truth assertions
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 Welcome to the Mormon Spiritual Experiences Podcast! In this second episode, I explain in detail and give examples as to why using the “Divine Witness” framework is a flawed foundation upon which to make truth assertions. To subscribe to this series, add this…
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MSEP Episode 1: Introduction

Shawn's Odyssey
Shawn's Odyssey
MSEP Episode 1: Introduction
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 Welcome to the Mormon Spiritual Experiences Podcast! In this first episode, I explain the purpose of the podcast and give some context as to the importance of this project from the LDS theological point of view. To subscribe to this…
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