January 15, 2013

Mormon Feminists Fight for Pants and Prayer

Peggy Fletcher Stack, Salt Lake Tribune

After stirring up a national buzz with its "Wear Pants to Church Day," the same group of Mormon feminists has launched a letter-writing campaign to LDS leaders called "Let Women Pray in General Conference."

"While women hold important positions within the church, a woman has never given the opening or closing prayer at General Conference," it says on the website created by the members of the group All Enlisted. "We ask that women be given the opportunity to pray in General Conference, as a symbol of equality within our church."

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