December 1985
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December 1985

Listed below are the articles from this issue.

Topics included in this issue: Mormon History, Politics, Philosophy, Parenting, Ordinances, News, Psychology, Myth, Science and Religion, Mormon Culture, Media, Native American, Marriage, Review, Play, Scripture studies, Sexuality, Short Story, Sociology, Standards, Testimony, Theology, Truth, Race/racism, Art, Polygamy, Agency, Literature, Belief, Bible, Book of Mormon, Booknote, BYU, Censorship, Church Activity, Church Discipline, Church Organization, Contemporary Mormonism, Joseph Smith, Counseling and Mental Health, LDS Doctrine, Fiction, Faith and Scholarship, Evolution, Environment, Economics, Demographics, Critical Scholarship, Education, Letters .

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02 Readers' Forum Download PDF
08 Thomas A. Blakely The Swearing Elders Download PDF
14 Richard D. Poll The Swearing Elders: Some Reflections Download PDF
18 Keith E. Norman Mormon Cosmology: Can It Survive the Big Bang? Download PDF
24 Margaret Rampton Munk A Proposal Download PDF
32 Richard Van Wagoner Queries and Comments: Joseph and Marriage Download PDF
33 Marvin Rytting Paradoxes and Perplexities: A Small but Standard Deviation Download PDF
36 Ron Bitton B. H. Roberts Book Stirs Controversy; Man Forced to Resign over Translation Issue; Gallup Poll Shows LDS Church Attendance; The Dance: Exit Stage Left; Sounds Like Utah Download PDF
41 Jonathan M. Butler Janet Malcolm's 'In the Freud Archives'; Milton V. Backman Jr.'s 'The Heavens Resound'; Download PDF


  1. Susan James says:

    Hello. I was browsing on your site today. I wanted to download the back issue October 2011 but the link to “download the entire pdf” led me to a page error. Nor was there an option to purchase. How does one access online copies of Sunstone?


    Susan James

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