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Feminism and Mormon doctrine collide and lead to rare excommunication
Feminism and Mormon doctrine collide and lead to rare excommunication

Kate Kelly, the face of the latest wave of feminist demands on the Mormon church, said she is unlikely to seek rebaptism in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints any time soon, after she was formally excommunicated on Monday. “I’ve done nothing wrong and have nothing to repent,” Kelly said in an interview with the Salt Lake Tribune, published in Utah, where the church is based. “Once the church changes to be a more inclusive place and once women are ordained, that’s a place I’d feel welcome.” Kelly said she will likely seek to appeal her ouster to a higher church authority, but the issue she represents -– inclusion of women on a...

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