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Will Mormons Preserve American Civilization?

Inspired by a hint from Mormon sci-fi writer Orson Scott Card, Josh Levin has a piece at Slate suggesting that Mormonism might be for American culture what the Catholic Church was for Rome: a time capsule. He gets excited, especially, about the Mormons’ capacity for resilience and self-reliance. As far as organizational practices go, a…