Jon Fortenbury

Independent Journalist


Opinion Articles & Editorials Written By Jon Fortenbury

DateArticle NameLocation
09/28/14The Health Effects of Leaving Religiontheatlantic.com
Curtis Penfold got kicked out of his apartment, fired from his job, and left Brigham Young University all in the same week. He left BYU—a private university operated by The Church of Latter-day Saints—because he had started to disagree with some of the Church’s views, causing tension between him and school officials. His exit from the school caused him to lose his on-campus job, and he subsequently resigned from the Mormon Church. Resigning from the church resulted in getting kicked out of his religiously-affiliated priv...