Thomas Wirthlin McConkie is a general authority sandwich of a name. Naturally, at a young age he revolted from Mormonism and became a Buddhist. After a nearly 20 year absence from the Church, he now resides in Salt Lake City where he hosts the Lower Light Sangha–a community where seekers of any kind can discover new depths and heights in their evolving faith journey. He is the author of “Navigating Mormon Faith Crisis” and holds a position as faculty at Pacific Integral. He has been practicing mindfulness and other meditative practices for almost 19 years. Learn more about his work at lowerlightsslc.org.
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