Category: Gender

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Guest Post: Imagining Priestesshood

by Frank Pellett [authors’ note: I do not agree with the current “Women’s Ordination” movement. We have quite a number of smaller steps to go before we even think of any kind of ordination,...

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Priestesshood Session

While my husband was off at Priesthood Session this evening, I attended the Ordain Women Launch Event, which another attendee charmingly dubbed “Priestesshood Session.”  The crowd was sparse when I arrived yet entering was...

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“Bring them unto the elders”

When I found out I was pregnant with my new daughter, Linda, I was in shock. I wasn’t planning on becoming pregnant so soon and I spent the first trimester in a depression that...

Yin Yang 16

Same or Different?

All Mormons know that men and women are different.  That is why men hold the priesthood and women don’t, right?  Yet, fortunately, we are the same enough that we ladies don’t need to confess...

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Daughters in My Kingdom: Blessings of the Priesthood for All: An Inseparable Connection with the Priesthood (Chapter 8)

Differentiating between Priesthood and Priesthood Holders While we sometimes refer to priesthood holders as ‘the priesthood,’ we must never forget that the priesthood is not owned by or embodied in those who hold it....

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Guest Post: Learning a Lesson

Guest Post by Jess Jess is an unconventional leaf on a family tree that includes an unbelievably strong mother and two fantastic brothers. She is a PhD student in psychology. When she’s not doing...