Priesthood Blessings

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  • “Alexander Gets a Blessing” (August 2009 Friend)
    Kiersty watches her dad give her baby brother a blessing when the baby is sick.
  • “Bad Day in the Badlands” (May 2016 Friend)
    Topher asks for a blessing from a member of his ward after everyone gets sick on a school trip.
  • “A Baptism Blessing” (June 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Trevor is afraid to be baptized because he doesn’t like going underwater so he asks his dad and grandpa for a blessing.
  • “A Beautiful World” (December 2004 Friend)
    Elder Mervyn B. Arnold of the Seventy shares his gratitude for Heavenly Father’s creations and how he gained a testimony of priesthood blessings.
  • “Blessed and Healed” (January 2009 Friend)
    Elder Anthony D. Perkins shares an experience when he was a young boy and received a priesthood blessing when he was suffering from a disease.
  • “Blessed by the Priesthood” (July 2006 Liahona and Friend)
    Elder Douglas L. Callister of the Seventy teaches how his son had faith that the priesthood would heal him.
  • “A Blessing for Katy” (January 2014 Friend)
    Beth learns about patriarchal blessings when her cousin Katy gets one.
  • “A Blessing for Mama” (June 2014 Liahona and Friend)
    Ruben asks the missionaries to give his mother a blessing.
  • “Brand-New Deacon” (October 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Benji gets a blessing from his dad because he is nervous about passing the sacrament for the first time.
  • “A Brother’s Example” (December 2005 Friend)
    Elder Gene R. Cook’s family didn’t go to Church, but his brother learned the Church was true when he was healed by a priesthood blessing.
  • “Daddy’s Blessing” (February 2004 Liahona and Friend)
    A young girl watches as her father is set apart for a new calling. Then she also asks for a blessing.
  • “Dana’s Blessing” (June 2012 Liahona and Friend)
    A girl receives a blessing before a major operation. Includes two activities about priesthood blessings.
  • “Danger at the Ice Pond” (February 2017 Friend)
    Alice’s father gives her a blessing after she falls into an icy pond.
  • “Dreams and Dolphins” (October 2015 Friend)
    Ellie was born with a disease that resulted in one leg growing shorter than the other. Here’s how she serves and inspires.
  • “Eli’s Operation” (March 2011 Liahona and Friend)
    A boy gets a priesthood blessing before surgery, and gains courage from hearing about Joseph Smith’s surgery as a child.
  • “Going on an Errand for the Lord” (January 2012 Friend)
    President Thomas S. Monson receives a prompting to go visit a sick man and give him a blessing.
  • “Heaven’s Power” (May 2005 Friend)
    Sharon learns the importance of the priesthood after a friend’s sister receives a priesthood blessing after her arm is injured.
  • “Help to Heal” (February 2009 Liahona and Friend)
    President Thomas S. Monson shares a story of when he gave a priesthood blessing to a sick sailor in the Navy.
  • “Jun-Jun’s Faith” (March 2008 Friend)
    A 10-year-old boy in the Philippines learns that the priesthood can heal according to people’s faith after his baby brother is healed by a blessing from the missionaries.
  • “Lindsay’s Priesthood Blessing” (March 2010 Liahona and Friend)
    Lindsay’s older brother gives her a priesthood blessing before she has surgery.
  • “Miracle on the Plains” (August 2012 Friend)
    Sarah Ann hovers between life and death on the pioneer trail. She is given a priesthood blessing and is healed.
  • “Miracles Along Joseph’s Journey” (August 2008 Liahona and Friend)
    An illustrated story about how Joseph Smith’s life was saved by a blessing after someone poisoned him.
  • “Not Alone” (January 2013 Friend)
    Jack gets a blessing when he is sick and has to stay in the hospital.
  • “Patrick and the Priesthood” (October 2012 Friend)
    The missionaries give Patrick’s father a blessing when he is ill.
  • “A Plan for Our Family” (January 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Levi’s little sister, Nora, receives a priesthood blessing after she is born a couple months premature.
  • “Please Bless Him, Father” (May 1990 Friend)
    Elder Richard G. Scott tells how an injured man was saved by the missionaries.
  • “Priesthood Ordinances and Temple Work Bless My Family” (June 2014 Liahona and Friend)
    Karl and his dad talk about the importance of priesthood ordinances.
  • “Sacred Priesthood Blessings” (October 2004 Liahona and Friend)
    President James E. Faust explains how priesthood blessings strengthen us.
  • “Shelly’s Race” (August 2015 Friend and Liahona)
    A girl worries about many things, but finds comfort in prayer, after her parents get divorced.