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Posts tagged Women

Women in the Book of Mormon: Mary

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If the first shall be last and the last shall be first, then it only makes sense to end this series on the Women in the Book of Mormon with Mary, the mother of Christ. I have talked about Mary before and how she represents our Heavenly Mother. This time, I would like to talk […]

Women of the Book of Mormon: Isabel

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Of the six women mentioned by name in the Book of Mormon, Isabel is the only one that appears to be an unrepentant sinner. She is a Zoramite harlot. These are not the Zoramites, decendance of Zoram from 1 Nephi (4: 35-38), but are the Zoramites that followed Zoram, a diciple of¬†Korihor – an anti-Christ […]

Women in the Book of Mormon – S...

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We are now moving past the halfway point in this series on the Women of the Book of Mormon. This time we will cover Sarai or as she is better known, Sarah. Sarah is the wife of Abraham. She actually is only mentioned in the Book of Mormon once, in the second book of Nephi. […]

Women in the Book of Mormon – S...

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In part two of this Women in the Book of Mormon series (click here for part one) we will look at Sariah, wife of Lehi. Sariah may mean “YHWH is ruler” as a version of the Hebrew¬†Seraiah. Vowels were not written in Hebrew at the time, and Seraiah as Sariah may have been the female […]

Women in the Book of Mormon – E...

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When it comes to Mormonism, one of the questions I’ve been asked about recently has to do with the role of women in the Book of Mormon. Specifically, why are there so few named at all? This is a very good question. Personally, I think it is to focus more on the ones that are […]

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