Why are families so important?

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“Why are families so important?” Friend, August 2016, 12–13

Answers from an Apostle

Why are families so important?

From “Why Marriage, Why Family,” Ensign, May 2015, 50–53.

Friend Magazine, 2016/08 Aug

Families are the best way for God’s plan of happiness to succeed.

God’s plan is for men and women to marry and have children.

God also told us that parents should teach their families to follow Jesus Christ.

Faithful families help communities and nations be strong and healthy.