Relief Society Lesson 31: Honesty

by | Mar. 30, 2011

Lesson Helps

One of the lines in the manual that jumped out at me was this:

Honest people love truth and justice.

I’ve been in more than one lesson on honesty where hypothetical WWII-Era German families hiding Jewish neighbors in the attic are brought up as thought experiments on what it might mean to always always always be honest. I think that little line lays that thought experiment to waste, more on that in a minute.

The rest of that initial line I quoted goes on to say:

[Honest people] are honest in their words and actions. They do not lie, cheat, or steal.

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