See also Family; Marriage, Marry
Controlling the number of children born to a couple by limiting or preventing conception.
Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, Gen. 1:28 (Moses 2:28).
Children are an heritage of the Lord, Ps. 127:3–5.
Lehi’s family were to raise up seed unto the Lord, 1 Ne. 7:1.
Marriage is ordained of God unto man, D&C 49:15–17.
The exalted will receive a fulness and a continuation of the seeds forever and ever, D&C 132:19, 63.