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(REL 200) The Eternal Family

This course is centered on the doctrine of the family and the central role families play in Heavenly Father’s plan of salvation. Course content is based on “The Family: A Proclamation to the World,” other teachings of latter-day prophets, and the scriptures.

Credit Hours 2.0 Lecture
Prerequisites None
Offered Fall, Winter, Spring
Programs -

Course Outcomes


Upon completion of the course, the student will:
1. Students will increase their understanding of the true doctrine of the eternal family and the role of families in leading to happiness on earth and eternal life with Heavenly Father.
2. Students will be able to explain, promote, and defend the doctrine of the family, the place of family in Heavenly Father's plan, and how the family is the "fundamental unit of society".
3. Students will be more prepared to evaluate questions and current issues in the light of scriptural and prophetic teachings.