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Plan of Salvation/Premortal Life
Relief Society/Sisterhood/Women

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From Kelly Coleman: We're using this for our Women's Choir to sing at our Relief Society Bday dinner, it's perfect! All the women love the song and it's brought such a spirit (and tears at times) as we've sung it. I absolutely love the lyrics--Thank you for sharing!
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Song background:

"Women of Faith" is a tribute to the many women—our mothers, our grandmothers, our pioneering female leaders—who have by their faithful lives and charitable works lead the way for women of faith to follow today.

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Lyrics: Verse 1 <br/>When once the heavens opened, <br/>Her heart was touched with fire; <br/>Then truth became her glory, <br/>And Zion her desire. <br/>She glimpsed the vast eternities <br/>And knew her royal birth; <br/>Thus armed with truth and charity, <br/>She fought for heav’n on earth. <br/> <br/>Chorus <br/>Women of faith: <br/>We celebrate their stories <br/>Of sacrifice and glory, <br/>In ev’ry time and place, <br/>A fervent fire of faith, <br/>To lead and light our way, <br/>We carry on their legacy <br/>As women of faith. <br/> <br/>Verse 2 <br/>A woman left her homeland <br/>To heed a prophet’s call; <br/>A woman learned the healing arts <br/>To tend a wounded soul; <br/>A woman planted grains of wheat, <br/>Providing future stay; <br/>A woman taught her children truths, <br/>That live in us today. <br/>Repeat Chorus <br/> <br/>Verse 3 <br/>A sisterhood of purpose <br/>Unites our hearts as one; <br/>We will not fail nor falter, <br/>Until the work is done. <br/>Each life of sacrifice and grace <br/>Our further works inspire, <br/>Until in time we, too, shall add <br/>Our flame unto their fire. <br/> <br/>Repeat Chorus
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