My view: Utahns, Latter-day Saints should publicly denounce Steve Bannon’s appointment


When I visit family and friends in other states, they sometimes ask me what it is like being Jewish and living in Utah. I always answer the same: it’s great! As a Jewish American, almost anywhere I live I am in the religious minority. One thing I love about living in Utah is that both the LDS Church and its members, the predominant culture here, are sensitive to and familiar with what it means to belong to a religious minority. Seeking refuge from religious persecution features prominently in LDS history, and I have always felt extraordinarily welcome here. The respect towards Jewish people is explicit and entrenched.


Read the full article from the Source…

Back to Top