Why couldn't women wear pants?
women couldn't wear pants because i don't know
Women were always able to wear pants, it was simply considered socially unacceptable. During the late 1800s, women started to wear pants for industrial work. During World War II, women wore their husband's trousers while they took on jobs, and in the 1970s, trousers became especially fashionable for women. Although trousers for women in western countries did not become fashion items until the later 20th century, women began wearing men's trousers (suitably altered) for outdoor…
In most parts of the world, dedicated Jehovah's Witness women do not wear pants to the kingdom hall. However, in certain regions where it is considered formal wear (such as an Indian Salwar), it is acceptable for them to wear pants. However, since Jehovah's Witness meetings are open to the public, female visitors to kingdom halls are welcome to attend wearing pants.
Islam does not approve of women wearing trousers as they believe this will reveal their form too much, though they may wear a wide cut pant with a tunic over top. They generally wear Burqas to be more modest. Apostolic Pentacostal, Amish and Exclusive Brethren women do not wear pants as it is stated in the bible that women should not wear the clothing of a man.
The Apostolic church does not believe in women wearing pants. The Pentecostal denomination believes that women should wear modest apparel that does not pertain unto a man. (see Deuteronomy 22:5) Pentecostal Churches do this in obedience to the Bible. This has not changed in the New Testament. The women wear Long skirt or dresses and long sleeve blouse or jacket.
Why did the women at aunt alexandra's missinary circle laugh when scout told them that she had pants under her dress?
Yes. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (commonly called the 'Mormon' church) has no dress code and both women and men may wear whatever they wish to church. Church members are encouraged to dress in nice, modest clothing to worship services to show respect for God. In most places, the cultural norm is for women to wear dresses or skirts, but it is not inappropriate to wear pants. I have been a Mormon…