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Top Resources (each leads to many more resources)

LDS.org: All General Conference talks on Marriage

LDS.org: Stories etc. to teach children about Marriage

LDS.org: Lesson Helps for Teaching Children

LDS.org: Topic of Marriage


General Resources

Antics With Semantics

BYU "Forever Families" Website

LDS.org: Eight Things Newlyweds Should Talk About

Grains of Sand:  37 Things to say to your spouse

Marriage and The Great Plan of Happiness - Joe J. Christensen

"O Lord, Have Mercy and Deliver Us From Our Strengths!" - Dr. Wallace Goddard

Power of Communication in Marriage - shared by Chieko Okasaki

Real Life

Sir Thomas Moore - a love story

"Teaching Children about Temple Marriage" - Ensign 

"The Best Gift I Ever Received"  (how to talk about your spouse)

"Thriving in Marriage" (link to many short articles by Dr. Wallace Goddard, LDS Professor and Family Life Specialist)

Twelve Rules for a Happy Marriage - by Ann Landers

Marriage Crossroads: Why Divorce is Often Not the Best Option: Rationale, Resources, and References - Brent A. Barlow, Ph.D.


Quotes

Quotes

Quotes on Marriage (LDS Daily WOOL)


General Conference Talks

"Marriage and Divorce" - David B. Haight

"The Enriching of Marriage" - James E. Faust 

"What God Hath Joined Together" - President Hinckley


Additional Talks and Articles

"A Better Me, a Better Marriage: Developing Emotional Integrity" - Ensign

"A Rock-Solid Foundation for Marriage" - Brent A. Barlow - Ensign

"Eternal Marriage Begins in Mortality" - Brent A. Barlow - Ensign

"For Better, For Worse, For Always" - Ensign

"Honeymoon Marriage Counselor" - Ensign

"Marriage: The Gift to See beyond the Present" - Wallace Goddard - Meridian Magazine - Mar. 9, 2016

"Marriage in the Lord's Way, Part One" - Cree-L Kofford - Ensign

"Marriage in the Lord's Way, Part Two" - Cree-L Kofford - Ensign

"Nurturing a Love That Lasts" - Ensign

"Seven Steps to Strengthen a Marriage" - Ensign

"Taking Your Marriage from Misery to Joy" - Wallace Goddard - Meridian Magazine - Feb. 9, 2016

"Tears of Sorrow, Tears of Joy" - Oct. 1995 Ensign (parents unable to be at Temple wedding)

"What Happily Married Couples Do" - Douglas Brinley - Ensign


BYU Firesides And Devotionals:

"Building an Eternal Marriage and Family by Following the Counsel of the Living Prophets" - Elder C. Scott Grow -BYU-Idaho  

"Finding Your Sweetheart" - Lynn G. Robbins - BYU-Idaho

"How Do I Love Thee" - Jeffrey Holland

"Loving with the Spirit and with the Understanding" - Marlin K. Jensen

"Marriage Is Ordained of God" - Brent A. Barlow


Library Books and CDs

"7 Habits of Highly Effective Marriage" by Stephen R. Covey

"8 Great Ways to Build a Better Mariage!" - DVD - Troy Dunn

"Then Comes Marriage" - Mark D. Ogletree, Douglas E. Brinley

"An Enduring LOVE" - Dr. Matt Townsend

"Building Forever" - Gary & Joy Lundberg