Category: women

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Fools Rush In Where Angels Fear to Tread

1981, Fall Semester, Nursing 201, was the  introductory class in our nursing program. The words, “Fools Rush In Where Angels Fear To Tread” were written on the blackboard.    The phrase was new to...

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Activity Days, Mormon Feminist Style

I’m currently an Activity Days leader in my ward. After a bit of floundering (i.e. aimlessly doing crafts), I’ve recently started to revel in my freedom with this calling. I’ve now caught the vision...

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Summer 2019 Call for Submissions

LDS scripture tells us that the people of Zion will have “no poor among them,” (Moses 7:18) and exhorts members to “succor the weak [and] lift up the hands which hang down” (D&C 81:5)....

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Fruit Basket

As possibly the oldest Exponent contributor, I feel some responsibility to warn my younger sisters of some of the opportunities of old age that await them. This past holiday season I encountered a life...

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Ordinances that are performed by women

We talk so much about the priesthood and ordinances at Church, and we usually connect the two together. Since only men are given the priesthood, ordinances are always associated with men (with the exception...