Additional Study

The Word of Wisdom, (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.

Why must I be careful about what goes into my body?

Proverbs 20:1 (Bible, Old Testament)

1 Corinthians 3:16–17 (Bible, New Testament)

1 Corinthians 6:19–20 (Bible, New Testament)

Doctrine and Covenants 89 (The missionaries or a member of the Church can help you obtain a copy of the Doctrine and Covenants. You can also go to www.mormon.org to find it online.)

Word of Wisdom,” True to the Faith (The missionaries or a member of the Church can help you obtain a copy of this book. You can also find it online at www.mormon.org.)

What spiritual and temporal blessings can come from obeying God’s commandments for my health?

Daniel 1:3–20 (Bible, Old Testament)

How will the Lord strengthen me when I am tempted?

Mosiah 5:2 (Book of Mormon, page 157)

Mosiah 7:33 (Book of Mormon, page 162)

Alma 13:27–29 (Book of Mormon, page 243)

Ether 12:27 (Book of Mormon, page 510)