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Chile’s Minister of Women and Gender Equity Praises Church for Preparing Women to Lead, Contribute to Society

by Newsroom | September 18, 2018 | Mormon Life

Two leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Relief Society and Young Women organization...

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Jesus and the Samaritan Woman at the Well: 3 Questions That Will Transform Your Understanding of This Beloved Story

by James and Judith McConkie | August 11, 2018 | Makes You Think

In the decade it took for us to research, pray over, write, and re-write 18 essays about the Messiah , we r...

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3 Compliments That Hurt Women More Than Help Them

by Danielle B. Wagner | July 30, 2018 | Makes You Think

One of the first things my best friend heard from her mother as she hugged her in the Salt Lake City airpor...

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When Missionaries Can't Come "Home": How to Support Them When Family Life Changes While They Are Serving

by Kelsey Berteaux | July 25, 2018

It was 10:30 on a Sunday night. Missionary Jensen Parrish was in her 13th month of serving an American Sign...

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One Powerful Insight That Helped Me Overcome My Concerns About Gender Equality in the Church

by Lucy Stevenson | July 19, 2018 | Makes You Think

As an English major, I have enjoyed taking several classes on ethics and social justice that address issues...

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Why Was Abish One of the Only Women in the Book of Mormon Mentioned by Name?

by Book of Mormon Central | July 14, 2018 | Makes You Think

This article is republished with permission from Book of Mormon Central. For more inspiring and instructive...

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13 Powerful Books Written by LDS Women

by LDS Living Staff | July 6, 2018

Including the inspiring accounts of women leaders in the church as well as the real life, raw experiences o...

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7 Remarkable LDS Women Who Fought for Women's Rights and Suffrage

by Lucy Stevenson | June 25, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Did you know that women’s suffrage was originally granted to the Utah Territory in 1870, but it was revoked...

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6 Harmful Myths Mormon Women Often Hear About Their Bodies

by Danielle B. Wagner | June 22, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As women, we are bombarded with impossible expectations about our bodies through social media, movies, tele...

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7 Things Emma Smith Wanted the Women of the Church to Know

by LDS Living Staff | June 7, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In a letter to her husband, Joseph, Emma Hale Smith wrote , “I desire the Spirit of God to know and underst...