Talk Summaries from First-Ever General Women's Session

by | Mar. 29, 2015

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The first-ever general women's session of general conference took place March 28, 2015. In case you missed it, or if you want a reminder what each of the four speakers addressed, here are some quick talk summaries for each of the speakers:

Overview of the session's theme: Family & Home 

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints discussed the importance of women’s roles in the home and family and serving others.

Sister Cheryl A. Esplin: "Filling our homes with light and truth"

"When filled with the Spirit and with gospel truth, we have the power to withstand the outside forces of the world that surround and push against us."

Sister Carole M. Stephens: "The family is of God"

"We learn not only that the family is of God but also that we are each part of God’s family."

Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson: "Defenders of the proclamation"

The world needs "steadfast defenders" of the Family Proclamation. 

President Henry B. Eyring: "The Comforter"

"[We] can know only partially how much He feels joy each time you, as His disciple, helps Him bring a moment of peace and joy to a child of our Heavenly Father.”

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