Sunday Speaker: Matt Long, Existing Beyond Mormonism, A Father’s Tale

A Tempe kid, a Mesa father, a Mormon boy through-and-through, until he wasn’t. Or was he?

 

Matt Long’s professional and personal life was inextricably tied to his affiliation with the Brigham led branch of Mormonism, aka the Mormon Church from Sal Tlay Ka Siti. Matt Long sacrificed his marriage, family, career, and reputation in leaving the Mormon church after he was forced to confront the uncomfortable realities of abuse while working as an SVU prosecutor. This is a story of the exploration of exploitation, abuse, and corruption that exists in, and because of, religion.

Doors open at 9:00 am for optional buffet breakfast ($5 donation) and socializing. Presentation begins at 10:00 am.

The Humanist Society of Greater Phoenix presents its Sunday Speaker meetings twice a month on Sunday mornings.

The meeting is free and open to the public. Doors open at 9:00 am for socializing with an optional Continental breakfast available for a $5 donation. The meeting begins at 10:00 am.

A Children's Program is available during the Speaker Meeting. Please see the HSGP Meetup for the Children's Program at this meeting for more information and to RSVP with the number of children attending.

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See you at the HSGP Community Center

November 17th, 2019 10:00 AM   through   12:00 PM
627 W RIO SALADO PKWY
MESA, AZ 85201-4009
United States

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