Lesson 31: “Sealed … for Time and for All Eternity”

Doctrine and Covenants and Church History Class Member Study Guide, (1999), 17


  • Why is marriage an essential part of God’s eternal plan? (See D&C 131:1–4; 1 Corinthians 11:11.)

  • When a man and woman are married for time and eternity in the temple, they make a covenant with the Lord. What blessings will they receive if they are true to their covenant? (See D&C 131:1–4; 132:7, 19–24, 30–31.) What blessings can temple marriage bring in mortality?

  • How can parents and other adults help youth prepare for a celestial marriage? What can we do to make our marriages eternal?