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Should LDS Women Be Ordained to the Priesthood?

Yes

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Doctrine changed to allow blacks to the hold the priesthood. It can change again.
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Not every woman's place is, or can be, in the home as a mother
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Women with their gifts are needed as leaders as much as men
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Women currently have the authority of the priesthood. Why not ordain?
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Scripture and church history shows tradition of women who held the priesthood
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Inequality: Men have access to more opportunities than women
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No

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Lord's ways are higher than our ways. We must trust His ways.
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Different is good. Sameness is bad. Equality does not need to mean sameness
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Majority of LDS women do not support ordaining women
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Seeking priesthood position is a sin (priesthood authority is not)
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Holding office might distract a woman from unique calling as a mother
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Women currently have priesthood authority. Why ordain?
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Logistical challenges and spiritual risks with mixing genders in private meetings
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