Category: Gospel

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Hope for the Relief Society

I’ve long been a fan of Neylan’s idea of giving a “major task” (within the church structure) to the Relief Society organization. See Neylan’s article – here. I think is type of idea would...

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The Women of Easter

“Throughout His mortal ministry, the Savior showed special love and concern for women. In many parables, He told stories of women engaged in ordinary activities. He demonstrated deep familiarity with women’s lives.  Women exercised...

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Palm Sunday Thoughts

Earlier this week on facebook, a well-meaning friend chastened me for wanting to force the hand of God, including in his short lecture: “don’t leave the faith”. Because we are in the season of...

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Guest Post: Turns Out I Was Wrong

By Lilith: Mormon studies scholar, ethnographer, and feisty heretic. Deeply and queerly Mormon. I know the missionaries were disappointed to hear that I have strong feelings about certain Church policies and cultural practices. I...

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My Many Valentines

  When my second child was born, I had a bit of a feminist identity crisis while working on her baby book. In the “All About My Parents” section, you were supposed to list...