When asked in high school why I didn’t drink, I said “Because I am underage and it would be illegal.” Just kidding. I said, “Because I’m Mormon.”
The “don’ts” in the World of Wisdom make members of the Church easy to recognize in social situations and bring some health benefits. If we examine the text and principles carefully, even greater physical and spiritual blessings await us.
One Time Donation:
- “The Word of Wisdom”: This article gives context for the revelation that has been canonized as Doctrine and Covenants 89.
- “A School and an Endowment”: This article discusses the School of the Prophets, where the Word of Wisdom was given, and its connection with temple preparation.
- “Brother Notaro and the Word of Wisdom”: This excerpt tells the story of one member’s strategy for keeping the Word of Wisdom.
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