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Come Follow Me 2021: The Family: A Proclamation to the World
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The Family: A Proclamation to the World

December 13–19. “The Family Is Central to the Creator’s Plan”

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The Family Proclamation

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Dallin H. Oaks, “The Plan and the Proclamation,” General Conference October 2017.

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M. Russell Ballard, “The Sacred Responsibilities of Parenthood,” BYU Devotional (August 19, 2003).

Bruce C. Hafen, “The Proclamation on the Family: Transcending the Cultural Confusion,” Liahona (August 2015).

Henry B. Eyring, “The Family,” BYU Devotional (November 5, 1995).

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Book of Mormon Central, “What Does the Book of Mormon Teach about Families? (Mosiah 25:12),” KnoWhy 382 (November 16, 2017).

Book of Mormon Central. “Where Did Joseph Smith Get His Teachings on the Family? (3 Nephi 18:21).” KnoWhy 285 (March 10, 2017).

Book of Mormon Central, “How Can the Book of Mormon Strengthen Marriages and Families? (Jacob 3:7),” KnoWhy 302 (April 19, 2017).

Brent L. Top and Michael A. Goodman, eds., By Divine Design (Salt Lake City and Provo, UT: Deseret Book and BYU Religious Studies Center, 2014).

Daniel K Judd and Jacob D. Judd, “The Doctrines of Eternal Marriage and Eternal Families,” in Foundations of the Restoration: Fulfillment of the Covenant Purposes, eds. Craig James Ostler, Michael Hubbard MacKay, and Barbara Morgan Gardner (Salt Lake City and Provo, UT: Deseret Book and BYU Religious Studies Center, 2016), 245–268.

E. Jeffrey Hill and David C. Dollahite, “Faithful Fathering,” in By Divine Design: Best Practices for Family Success and Happiness, ed. Brent L. Top and Michael A. Goodman (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center; Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2014), 193–221.

Jenet Jacob Erickson, “Motherhood: Restoring Clarity and Vision in a World of Confusing Messages,” in By Divine Design: Best Practices for Family Success and Happiness, ed. Brent L. Top and Michael A. Goodman (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center; Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, 2014), 161–192.

Richard G. Wilkins, “The Principles of the Proclamation: Ten Years of Hope,” BYU Studies Quarterly 44, no. 3 (2005): 5–37.