You are here

TitleBook of Mormon Women and Their Work
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1928
AuthorsEvans, John Henry
MagazineRelief Society Magazine
Issue Number3
Date PublishedMarch 1928
KeywordsAbish; King Lamoni's Wife; Mothers of the Stripling Warriors; People of Ammon; Sariah; Women; Womenhood

Women in the Book of Mormon were probably similar to women of all eras, the inspiration behind good men. Book of Mormon women that are referred to by name include Sariah, the wife of Lehi, and Abish, a Lamanite servant to King Lamoni. Women were held in high esteem, possessed great talents, and their work was important.