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Deborah

How the Mormon Sunday School curriculum devalues the prophet Deborah

By Jana Riess — May 11, 2018
By dismissing Deborah as a mere sidekick to Barak, the Mormon Gospel Doctrine manual refuses to see her in the way the Bible describes: as a prophet and a judge.

#ShePersisted – and so did these biblical women

By Jeffrey Salkin — February 8, 2017
Elizabeth Warren is our heroine. Miriam and Deborah would be proud of her.

The prophetic gender gap in Mormon scripture

By Jana Riess — May 12, 2014
What was odd about yesterday's Primary lesson was not just the curriculum’s complete erasure of female prophets from history but the confusion it created by including male leaders from scripture who were NOT prophets and calling them prophets.
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