Lesson 17: The Law of Tithing and the Law of the Fast

Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Class Member Study Guide, (1999), 11


  • Read D&C 119:3–4. What is the Lord’s definition of tithing? What does the Lord promise those who pay tithing? (See Malachi 3:10–12 or 3 Nephi 24:10–12.)

  • What are some purposes for fasting? What has the Lord promised to those who obey the law of the fast? (See Isaiah 58:8–12.) In what ways has fasting helped you?

Scripture Chain: Fasting