Chapter 18: We Believe in Being Honest

During 2016, LDS members will be studying the latest manual published by their church, Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Howard W. Hunter We will evaluate this book regularly, chapter by chapter, by showing interesting quotes and providing an Evangelical Christian take on this manual. The text that is in boldfaced is from the manual, … Read more


Honesty. One church manual says, “Complete honesty is necessary for our salvation” (Gospel Principles, 2009, 179). It added, “Copying music, movies, pictures, or written text without the permission of the copyright owners is dishonest and is a form of theft” (Gospel Principles, 2009, 181). With that in mind, consider how you would interpret the thought … Read more