Recent in women-and-the-priesthood


Sister Eubank Shares How Men and Women "Draw Priesthood Power into Their Lives"

by Danielle B. Wagner | September 23, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

"In the Church, we rightly talk a lot about the priesthood, or God’s power on the earth. From conversations...


When President Kimball Helped a Stranded Mother + What It Teaches About Priesthood Power in the Family

by Barbara Morgan Gardner, excerpted from "The Priesthood Power of Women In the Temple, Church, and Family" | August 28, 2019 | Mormon Life

Some may remember a story of President Spencer W. Kimball helping a stranded pregnant woman in the airport ...


Women Endowed with Priesthood Power: Relief Society General Presidency Answers 4 Crucial Questions

by Danielle B. Wagner | May 2, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

More than 5,000 questions were submitted to the general Relief Society, Young Women, and Primary presidenci...


The Difference Between Priesthood Power and Priesthood Authority (and How Women and Men Can Access Both)

by Wendy Ulrich, excerpted from "Live Up to Our Privileges: Women, Power, and Priesthood" | April 23, 2019 | Makes You Think

Priesthood power is more than priesthood authority. With priesthood authority  (authorization through ...


3 Ways We Can Better Understand the Connection Women Have with Priesthood Power

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

How can we better understand the connection women have with priesthood power and help them “to step forward...


Joseph Smith's Teachings on Women Giving Blessings and Sisters Entering the "Order of the Priesthood”

by ChurchofJesusChrist.org | Makes You Think Mormon Life

This is a part of a new LDS Living series where we will be highlighting the Church gospel topics essays, wh...


5 Things Your Sons and Daughters Should Understand About the Aaronic Priesthood Before They Turn 12

by Mark A. Mathews | Makes You Think

Do you know a young Latter-day Saint who will soon be turning 12? Meridian Magazine shares five things ever...


Elder and Sister Renlund: 4 Ways Women Exercise Priesthood Power and Authority

by Elder Dale G. Renlund, excerpted from "The Melchizedek Priesthood" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from Elder and Sister Renlund's new book, The Melchizedek Priesthood Understand...


3 Ways Women Have Priesthood Authority in the Church

by Meridian Magazine | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For a more in-depth look at this topic, check out, " 5 Ways Women Are Already Given Priesthood Authority an...


Mormon Women Giving Blessings: Everything You Need to Know

by Danielle B. Wagner | Makes You Think Mormon Life

In the early days of the Church, it was not uncommon for women to participate in giving blessings of healin...