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Mormon Women's Group Founder is Being Threatened with Excommunication

THE FOUNDER -- OF A MORMON WOMEN'S GROUP, PUSHING FOR GENDER EQUALITY -- CLAIMS THE CHURCH IS TRYING TO EXCOMMUNICATE HER.

KATE KELLY SAYS SHE'S RECEIVED A LETTER -- FROM THE BISHOP, IN HER VIRGINIA WARD -- TELLING HER, A DISCIPLINARY HEARING WILL BE HELD, NEXT WEEK.

IN THE LETTER, THE BISHOP SAYS LEADERS ARE CONSIDERING OUSTING HER, FOR CONTINUING TO PUBLICLY ADVOCATE POSITIONS, THAT OPPOSE CHURCH TEACHINGS.

KELLY SAYS SHE'S SHOCKED AND DEVASTATED.

SHE'S LED DEMONSTRATIONS AT THE PAST TWO LDS GENERAL CONFERENCES.

 

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