Barbara Higdon Lyon

BARBARA HIGDON, faculty emerita of Graceland University where she taught English for thirteen years, also served as Vice President for Acad￾emic Affairs for ten years, and as University President for eight. She has authored Good News for Today: A Handbook for Preaching Practice and Deliv￾ery and Committed to Peace. And she is a past president of the John Whit￾mer Historical Association and a former member of the Mormon History Association board. Her husband Bill served on the RLDS Council of Twelve for seventeen years. They have three grown children and five grandchildren.

The Reorganization in the Twentieth Century

Articles/Essays – Volume 07, No. 1

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Present at the Beginning: One Woman’s Journey

Articles/Essays – Volume 36, No. 3

Dialogue 36.3 (Fall 2003): 99–193
On November 17,1985, many RLDS (now Community of Christ) congregations witnessed the sacrament of ordination to priesthood office.

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