See also Disciple
A device put around the necks of animals or men to harness them together. The yoke of Christ is a symbol for discipleship, whereas the yoke of bondage is a symbol for oppression.
My yoke is easy, and my burden is light, Matt. 11:29–30.
Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers, 2 Cor. 6:14.
Be not entangled with the yoke of bondage, Gal. 5:1.
Neither do we desire to bring any one to the yoke of bondage, Alma 44:2.
The sufferings of the Saints is an iron yoke, a strong band, and the chains of hell, D&C 123:1–3, 7–8.