What happens when the stories we’ve grown up with turn out to not be as historically accurate as we thought they were? For many, this not only causes cognitive dissonance, but plenty of pain. Carl Youngblood joins A Thoughtful Faith contributor James Patterson to talk about the hermeneutic concept of “demythologization” also known as breaking myths. Carl wrote a fascinating paper about how this process can apply to Mormonism.
Carl is also serves as co-Director and Vice President of the Mormon Transhumanist Association. As an appetizer, James and Carl talk a bit about transhumanism and its relationship to the unique theology of Mormonism