D&C 132

D&C 132

The CES Letter author is entitled to his opinion but he seems to miss the point unless he thinks that eternal families and exaltation are "bizarre."

  • D&C 132 speaks of authority to seal children to parents forever.
  • D&C 132 speaks of sealing husbands and wives together forever.
  • D&C 132 describes how worthy monogamous couples can inherit “thrones, kingdoms, principalities, and powers, dominions, all heights and depths.”
  • D&C 132 speaks of worthy monogamous couples gaining exaltation in the celestial kingdom.
  • D&C 132 teaches that “strait is the gate, and narrow the way that leadeth unto the exaltation.”
  • D&C 132 also teaches about plurality of wives and how some will need to practice it in the next life.
  • D&C 132 teaches that polyandry is adultery (vv. 41-42, 61-63).
  • D&C 132 gives specific instructions to Joseph and Emma for them at that time in their lives.