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Pantsformation

December 18, 2012
Pantsformation

“I stood amazed at the furor I had unwittingly caused.”  Amelia Bloomer When I first heard about the group All Enlisted organizing women to wear pants to church on Sunday, December 16, I was of two minds.  On the one hand, who cares?  Pants aren’t against the rules anyway, and I see lots of women wearing […]

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Sexism and Political Hypocrisy

October 30, 2012
Sexism and Political Hypocrisy

In the October General Conference, E. Cook cautioned against political extremism that supersedes and erodes testimony and commitment to the church: Many who are in a spiritual drought and lack commitment . . .  have made unwise choices. Some are casual in their observance of sacred covenants. Others spend most of their time giving first-class […]

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Posted in Agency, America, Morality, Mormon, Mormon Belief, Mormon Culture, Politics | 46 Comments »

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