Additional Study

Chastity, (2007), 15


The following questions and scriptures will help you learn more about the principles in this pamphlet. Footnotes and cross-references in the scriptures will refer you to additional passages and resources about these principles.

What does it mean to keep the law of chastity? Why is this law so important?

Exodus 20:14 (Bible, Old Testament)

Proverbs 6:27–32 (Bible, Old Testament)

Titus 2:11–12 (Bible, New Testament)

Alma 39:3–5 (Book of Mormon, page 306)

3 Nephi 12:27–30 (Book of Mormon, page 432; see also Matthew 5:27–30 in the New Testament)

“The Family: A Proclamation to the World” (The missionaries or a member of the Church can help you obtain a copy of this document and of True to the Faith and For the Strength of Youth, listed below. You can also find them online at www.mormon.org.)

“Chastity,” True to the Faith

How can I gain the strength I need to keep the law of chastity?

1 Corinthians 10:13 (Bible, New Testament)

Mosiah 4:29–30 (Book of Mormon, page 157)

Alma 38:12 (Book of Mormon, page 305)

For the Strength of Youth pamphlet