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The First Time a Woman Spoke in General Conference: Lucy Mack Smith's Powerful Talk from 1845

by Jennifer Reeder and Kate Holbrook, excerpted from "At the Pulpit" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Several months after the deaths of her sons Joseph, Hyrum, and Samuel Smith, Lucy Mack Smith (1775–1856) be...

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5 Conference Talks by Women All Mormons Should Read

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Over the decades, an increasing number of women have spoken in general conference. From 1986 to now, here's...

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LDS Author Creates Comprehensive List of All Women in the Book of Mormon and Bible

by Women in the Scriptures | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Recently, LDS author Heather Farrell created a comprehensive list of women in the Old Testament in preparat...

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Why the Myth That Mormon Women Are More Likely to Get Plastic Surgery Is So Damaging

by Katie Lambert | Mormon Life

I think I was 11 years old when I first heard that Mormon women were more likely to get plastic surgery. Th...

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Powerful Video Shares How One Woman Marched in Front of an Angry Mob to Save Mormon Missionaries

by LDS Living | Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

When confronted with an angry mob while missionaries were at her home in 1850, Marie Madeline Cordon s...

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5 Powerful Statements from Emma Smith That Show the Strength of Relief Society and Sisterhood

by Jennifer Reeder and Kate Holbrook, adapted from "At the Pulpit: 185 Years of Discourses by Latter-day Saint Women" | Makes You Think

Emma Hale Smith was an educated woman—a strong leader and public speaker. As the first president of the Rel...

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One Book That May Change How You See Women in the Church (and Helps Their Voices Be Heard)

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The Church Historian's Press recently released a new book just in time for the 175th anniversary of the Rel...

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Sister Oaks: How We Can Become One with Ourselves, God, and Others

by Sister Kristen Oaks, excerpted from "One in Charity" | Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from "If Ye Are Not One Ye Are Not Mine," a chapter in the book, One in Charity...

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Lucy Mack Smith's Faith-Filled Speech That Parted the Ice on the Erie Canal

by Jennifer Reeder and Kate Holbrook, excerpted from "At the Pulpit: 185 Years of Discourses by Latter-day Saint Women" | Makes You Think

Lucy Mack Smith (1775–1856) was the mother of Joseph and Hyrum Smith and nine other children, and she was a...

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Podcast: How Have the Attitudes of LDS Women Changed Since the Early Days of the Church?

by LDS Living Staff | Makes You Think

LDS Perspectives podcast hosted editors Jenny Reeder and Kate Holbrook, historians of 19th- and 20th-centur...