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General Resources

"A Lesson" (parents' meeting at school - abstinence)

"Chastity is the Anchor as world's values shift" (Church News)

Chastity Lesson Idea


Dear Jim Letter

Just This Once

M & M's - "The Case for Chastity Today"

"Pitfalls along a Vietnamese Road"

"Sex, Sadness, " Suicide"   (news article)

Teens: Sexual attitudes (newspaper article)

Tragedy at Rayad (excellent  teaching story and parable shared by Ardeth G. Kapp)



General Conference Talks

"A Message to the Rising Generation" - Ezra Taft Benson

"A Self-Inflicted Purging" - Vaughn J. Featherstone

“Chastity: The Source of True Manhood”  Robert L. Backman

"Making Right Choices" - Richard G. Scott

"Personal Purity" - Jeffrey R. Holland

“Purity Precedes Power” - M. Russell Ballard

"Teach the Why" - Paul H. Dunn

"The Moral Environment" - Boyd K. Packer

"The Seventh Commandment: A Shield" - Neal A. Maxwell

BYU Speeches

"Avoid It" - Elder Lynn G. Robbins - Sept. 17, 2013  (excellent)

"Do What Is Right", excellent (and frank) BYU fireside - Richard G. Scott

"Moral Purity" - Susan and David Bednar - BYU-Idaho

"Of Souls, Symbols, and Sacraments" - excellent talk by Jeffrey R. Holland

"Personal Purity and Intimacy" -  Wendy Watson, BYU Women's Conf.

"The Gospel and Romantic Love" - Bruce C. Hafen

"The Law of Chastity" - Fireside - President Ezra Taft Benson


Video: Chastity: What Are the Limits?

Video: I Choose to Be Pure

Video: Return to Virtue

Video: Stay within the Lines


Other Articles and talks

Chastity and Fidelity: (link to official church site and many articles)

"President Kimball Speaks Out on Morality" - New Era

"Teaching Morality to your Children" - Terrance D. Olson - Ensign

"Teens urge 14-year-old to remain abstinent" - Dear Abby column

"The Psychological Case for Chastity" - Ensign

"Think First - Act Fast" - John Bytheway - New Era

"Two Views on Sexuality" - Ensign

"Valid Reasons to Stay Virgin" - Dear Abby column

New Era Posters / Mormonads / Videos

"Shelter From the Storm"

Video: Chastity: What Are the Limits?

Video: I Choose to Be Pure

Video: Return to Virtue

Video: Stay within the Lines

Lessons in Church Materials

"Chastity: What Are the Limits?"

"The Law of Chastity - John Hilton III, Seminary teacher (Mormon Channel)

"Why is chastity important?" ( YW lesson)

Young Men Lesson 26: Blessings of Chastity

FHE Lessons

"Chastity" - (FHE Resource Book at

Library Books, DVDs, and CDs

"Higher Ground - Safeguarding Your Sexual Purity" - Gary & Joy Lundberg (2 CDs)

Morality,  Book containing talks by many General Authorities.

"Sex is Like an Apple" - Brad Wilcox (1 CD, geared to Youth)

"Standards Night Live" - DVD - John Bytheway

"13 Lines of Defense" - Gene R. Cook

"Whose Values Do You Value?" - John Bytheway (good)