Speaker: Ben Blair

Welcome to Mormon Transhumanism

People are starting to recognize parallels and complements between Mormon and Transhumanist views. On one hand, Mormonism is a religion of the Judeo-Christian tradition that advocates immersive discipleship of Jesus Christ. On the other hand, Transhumanism is a mostly secular ideology that advocates ethical use of technology to expand human abilities. However, Mormonism and Transhumanism …

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The Near and Distant Future of Faith

Traditional forms of faith drawing on divine authority claims, doctrinal certitudes, resistance to science, and detachment from “the world”, etc. are showing their wear. In the near term, if faith is to survive to rising generations in a meaningful way, it will likely need to be constituted differently, and draw its claim to authority and …

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