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Cover image: “Healing Hands” by Adam Abram. 

Fiona Givens is a retired modern language teacher with undergraduate degrees in French and German and a graduate degree in European history. She is now an independent scholar who has published in several journals and reviews in Mormon studies. Along with her husband, Terryl, she is the author of The God Who Weeps: How Mormonism Makes Sense of Life and The Crucible of Doubt.

In this extended episode, Fiona Givens discusses one of the most important concepts restored by Joseph Smith — a Christ who heals, not just our wounds, but also our woundedness.

To read the full transcript of this episode, click here