2021 “COME, FOLLOW ME” LESSON REFERENCES + DOCTRINE AND COVENANTS SECTION TITLES 

Section titles come from Sacred Truths of the Doctrine and Covenants Vol. 1 and 2 by Leaun G. Otten and C. Max Caldwell 


01 DEC. 28–JAN. 3 | “HEARKEN, O YE PEOPLE”
Doctrine and Covenants 1: The Lord’s Preface

02 JAN. 4–10 | “I SAW A PILLAR OF LIGHT”
Joseph Smith—History 1:1–26

03 JAN. 11–17 | “THE HEARTS OF THE CHILDREN SHALL TURN TO THEIR FATHERS”
Doctrine and Covenants 2: The Coming of Elijah 
Joseph Smith—History 1:27–65

04 JAN. 18–24 | “MY WORK SHALL GO FORTH” 
Doctrine and Covenants 3: Lost Manuscript
Doctrine and Covenants 4: Call to Labor—Joseph Smith, Sr.
Doctrine and Covenants 5: Witness of the Book of Mormon—Martin Harris 

05 JAN. 25–31 | “THIS IS THE SPIRIT OF REVELATION” 
Doctrine and Covenants 6: What Greater Witness Can You Have Than from God? Oliver Cowdery
Doctrine and Covenants 7: The Parchment of John
Doctrine and Covenants 8: Spirit of Revelation—Oliver Cowdery
Doctrine and Covenants 9: Oliver Cowdery’s Calling, The Translation of the Book of Mormon

06 FEB. 1–7 | “THAT YOU MAY COME OFF CONQUEROR”
Doctrine and Covenants 10: Do Not Retranslate—Reality of Satan 
Doctrine and Covenants 11: Call to Labor—Hyrum Smith 

07 FEB. 8–14 | “UPON YOU MY FELLOW SERVANTS” 
Doctrine and Covenants 12: Call to Labor—Joseph Knight, Sr.
Doctrine and Covenants 13: Restoration of the Aaronic Priesthood
Joseph Smith—History 1:66–75 

08 FEB. 15–21 | “STAND AS A WITNESS” 
Doctrine and Covenants 14: Call to Labor—David Whitmer
Doctrine and Covenants 15: Call to Labor—John Whitmer
Doctrine and Covenants 16: Call to Labor—Peter Whitmer
Doctrine and Covenants 17: 3 Witnesses of the Book of Mormon 

09 FEB. 22–28 | “THE WORTH OF SOULS IS GREAT”
Doctrine and Covenants 18: Name of Jesus Christ; Worth of Souls
Doctrine and Covenants 19: Eternal & Endless Punishment; Atonement of Jesus Christ

10 MAR. 1–7 | “THE RISE OF THE CHURCH OF CHRIST”
Doctrine and Covenants 20: Church Organization and Government
Doctrine and Covenants 21: When My Prophet Speaks
Doctrine and Covenants 22: Dead Works 

11 MAR. 8–14 | “STRENGTHEN THE CHURCH”
Doctrine and Covenants 23: Specific Duties
Doctrine and Covenants 24: Magnify Thine Office
Doctrine and Covenants 25: An Elect Lady
Doctrine and Covenants 26: All Things by Common Consent; Prayer, Faith   

12 MAR. 15–21 | “ALL THINGS MUST BE DONE IN ORDER”
Doctrine and Covenants 27: The Sacrament; Whole Armor of God
Doctrine and Covenants 28: One at the Head; Revelation for the Church
13 MAR. 22–28 | “JESUS CHRIST WILL GATHER HIS PEOPLE”
Doctrine and Covenants 29: Future Events; Spiritual Creation, the Fall 

14 MAR. 29–APR. 4 | EASTER: “I AM HE WHO LIVETH, I AM HE WHO WAS SLAIN” 

15 APR. 5–11 | “YOU ARE CALLED TO PREACH MY GOSPEL”
Doctrine and Covenants 30: Whitmer Brothers—Obedience
Doctrine and Covenants 31: Thomas B. Marsh—Follow Counsel
Doctrine and Covenants 32: First Lamanite Mission
Doctrine and Covenants 33: 11th Hour; Oil for Our Lamps
Doctrine and Covenants 34: Orson Pratt’s Mission—Our Relationship with Jesu
Doctrine and Covenants 35: Sidney Rigdon—A Forerunner; Joseph’s Translation of the Bible
Doctrine and Covenants 36: Edward Partridge—Recognition of the Lord’s Authorized Representatives 

16 APR. 12–18 | “IF YE ARE NOT ONE YE ARE NOT MINE”
Doctrine and Covenants 37: Church to Assemble in Ohio
Doctrine and Covenants 38: The Great I AM—His Concern for His people
Doctrine and Covenants 39: James Covill—My Gospel
Doctrine and Covenants 40: James Covill—Cares of the World 

17 APR. 19–25 | “MY LAW TO GOVERN MY CHURCH”
Doctrine and Covenants 41: A True Disciple of Jesus Christ—First Bishop of the Church
Doctrine and Covenants 42: Law of the Lord to His Church
Doctrine and Covenants 43: Duties of Members; Law of Leadership
Doctrine and Covenants 44: One Reason the Lord Gathers His People

18 APR. 26–MAY 2 | “THE PROMISES ... SHALL BE FULFILLED”
Doctrine and Covenants 45: Second Coming 

19 MAY 3–9 | “SEEK YE EARNESTLY THE BEST GIFTS” 
Doctrine and Covenants 46: Gifts of the Spirit; Public Church Meetings
Doctrine and Covenants 47: John Whitmer—Church Historian
Doctrine and Covenants 48: Preparation for Missouri—Land for Gathering in Ohio 

20 MAY 10–16 | “THAT WHICH IS OF GOD IS LIGHT”
Doctrine and Covenants 49: Shaking Quakers 
Doctrine and Covenants 50: False Spirits—Be Not Deceived

21 MAY 17–23 | “A FAITHFUL, A JUST, AND A WISE STEWARD” 
Doctrine and Covenants 51: Law of Consecration and Stewardship
Doctrine and Covenants 52: A Pattern in All Things; Teach What the Apostles & Prophets Have Written
Doctrine and Covenants 53: Sidney Gilbert—Forsake the World; Endure to the End
Doctrine and Covenants 54: Patient in Tribulation
Doctrine and Covenants 55: W.W. Phelps—Remission of Sins
Doctrine and Covenants 56: The Lord Commands and Revokes
Doctrine and Covenants 57: The Center Place of Zion

22 MAY 24–30 | “ANXIOUSLY ENGAGED IN A GOOD CAUSE”
Doctrine and Covenants 58: Agency; Confession
Doctrine and Covenants 59: Blessings and Commandments; Sabbath Day 

23 MAY 31–JUN. 6 | “ALL FLESH IS IN MINE HAND”
Doctrine and Covenants 60: Talent
Doctrine and Covenants 61: Satan and the Waters Doctrine and Covenants 62: Testimonies 

24 JUN. 7–13 | “THAT WHICH COMETH FROM ABOVE IS SACRED”
Doctrine and Covenants 63: Sign Seekers; How Zion is Redeemed 

25 JUN. 14–20 | “THE LORD REQUIRETH THE HEART AND A WILLING MIND” 
Doctrine and Covenants 64: Forgiving Others; More about Zion
Doctrine and Covenants 65: Kingdom of God
Doctrine and Covenants 66: William E. McLellin—I the Lord Will Go with You

26 JUN. 21–27 | “WORTH ... THE RICHES OF THE WHOLE EARTH” 
Doctrine and Covenants 67: Scripture, Language of Revelations
Doctrine and Covenants 68: How Scripture is Made; Bishopric, Parents
Doctrine and Covenants 69: A Sacred Trust; Records
Doctrine and Covenants 70: Stewardships 

27 JUN. 28–JUL. 4 | “NO WEAPON THAT IS FORMED AGAINST YOU SHALL PROSPER” 
Doctrine and Covenants 71: Special Missionary Call to Joseph Smith and Sidney Rigdon
Doctrine and Covenants 72: Second Bishop; Stewardships
Doctrine and Covenants 73: Effective Use of Time
Doctrine and Covenants 74: Salvation of Children; Marriage within the Church
Doctrine and Covenants 75: Duties of Missionaries 

28 JUL. 5–11 | “GREAT SHALL BE THEIR REWARD AND ETERNAL SHALL BE THEIR GLORY”
Doctrine and Covenants 76: “The Vision”—Degrees of Glory

29 JUL. 12–18 | “I WILL LEAD YOU ALONG”
Doctrine and Covenants 77: Insights to Book of Revelation
Doctrine and Covenants 78: Purpose of the Law of Consecration
Doctrine and Covenants 79: Power in Church Callings
Doctrine and Covenants 80: Teach and Testify 

30 JUL. 19–25 | WHERE “MUCH IS GIVEN MUCH IS REQUIRED”
Doctrine and Covenants 81: Keys of Kingdom
Doctrine and Covenants 82: Principle of Forgiveness; Judge by What We Know
Doctrine and Covenants 83: Women and Children Under the Law of Consecration

31 JUL. 26–AUG. 1 | “THE POWER OF GODLINESS”
Doctrine and Covenants 84: Priesthood 

32 AUG. 2–8 | “STAND YE IN HOLY PLACES”
Doctrine and Covenants 85: One Mighty and Strong
Doctrine and Covenants 86: Wheat and Tares; Lawful Heirs of Priesthood
Doctrine and Covenants 87: Prophecy on Wars

33 AUG. 9–15 | “ESTABLISH ... A HOUSE OF GOD”
Doctrine and Covenants 88: Olive Leaf 

34 AUG. 16–22 | “A PRINCIPLE WITH PROMISE” 
Doctrine and Covenants 89: Word of Wisdom
Doctrine and Covenants 90: Keys of the Kingdom; Oracles of God
Doctrine and Covenants 91: The Apocrypha
Doctrine and Covenants 92: A Lively Member 

35 AUG. 23–29 | “RECEIVE OF HIS FULNESS”
Doctrine and Covenants 93: How and What to Worship 

36 AUG. 30–SEP. 5 | “FOR THE SALVATION OF ZION”
Doctrine and Covenants 94: Church Buildings
Doctrine and Covenants 95: Chastisement for Delaying the Building of Kirtland Temple
Doctrine and Covenants 96: Dividing the French Farm; For What purpose?
Doctrine and Covenants 97: ZION

37 SEP. 6–12 | “BE STILL AND KNOW THAT I AM GOD”
Doctrine and Covenants 98: Law of Forgiveness, Retribution, War
Doctrine and Covenants 99: Law of Representation
Doctrine and Covenants 100: How and What to Teach; Promises
Doctrine and Covenants 101: Jackson County, Why Cast Out 

38 SEP. 13–19 | “AFTER MUCH TRIBULATION ... COMETH THE BLESSING”
Doctrine and Covenants 102: First High Council; Church Court
Doctrine and Covenants 103: ZION'S Camp; Redemption of ZION
Doctrine and Covenants 104: Order of the Church for the Salvation of Men
Doctrine and Covenants 105: ZION Not to be Redeemed for a Little Season

39 SEP. 20–26 | “TO HAVE THE HEAVENS OPENED” 
Doctrine and Covenants 106: Compensation for Full-Time calling; Children of Light
Doctrine and Covenants 107: Priesthood and Church Government
Doctrine and Covenants 108: Strengthen Your Brethren 

40 SEP. 27–OCT. 3 | “IT IS THY HOUSE, A PLACE OF THY HOLINESS”
Doctrine and Covenants 109: Dedicatory Prayer Kirtland Temple
Doctrine and Covenants 110: Appearance of Savior—Keys Restored

41 OCT. 4–10 | “I WILL ORDER ALL THINGS FOR YOUR GOOD” 
Doctrine and Covenants 111: Mission to Salem, Massachusetts; Follies
Doctrine and Covenants 112: Thomas B. Marsh; Lord’s Instruction to a Quorum President
Doctrine and Covenants 113: Insights into the Book of Isaiah
Doctrine and Covenants 114: David W. Patten—Man of Faith

42 OCT. 11–17 | “HIS SACRIFICE SHALL BE MORE SACRED UNTO ME THAN HIS INCREASE”
Doctrine and Covenants 115: Name of the Lord’s Church; Far West Missouri Temple
Doctrine and Covenants 116: Adam-ondi-Ahman
Doctrine and Covenants 117: The More Weighty Matters
Doctrine and Covenants 118: Twelve Apostles; Faith and Obedience
Doctrine and Covenants 119: Lord’s Law of Tithing
Doctrine and Covenants 120: Disbursement of Tithing Funds

43 OCT. 18–24 | “O GOD, WHERE ART THOU?” 
Doctrine and Covenants 121: Constitution of Priesthood
Doctrine and Covenants 122: Why Suffering
Doctrine and Covenants 123: Anti-Christ; Literature and Works

44 OCT. 25–31 | “A HOUSE UNTO MY NAME”
Doctrine and Covenants 124: Nauvoo Temple; Being Accepted of the Lord

45 NOV. 1–7 | “A VOICE OF GLADNESS FOR THE LIVING AND THE DEAD” 
Doctrine and Covenants 125: Saints in Iowa
Doctrine and Covenants 126: Brigham Young—His Offering is Acceptable Before the Lord
Doctrine and Covenants 127: Baptisms for the Dead; Witnesses and Recordings
Doctrine and Covenants 128: Baptisms for the Dead; Records in Heaven, Review and Restoration 

46 NOV. 8–14 | “WHEN WE OBTAIN ANY BLESSING FROM GOD, IT IS BY OBEDIENCE”
Doctrine and Covenants 129: 3 Grand Keys by which Messengers May be Known
Doctrine and Covenants 130: The Godhead; Conditions in Heaven
Doctrine and Covenants 131: 3 Heavens in Celestial Glory; More Sure Word of Prophecy
Doctrine and Covenants 132: Eternal/Celestial Marriage

47 NOV. 15–21 | “PREPARE YE FOR THE COMING OF THE BRIDEGROOM”
Doctrine and Covenants 133: The Appendix—Gathering and the 2nd Coming
Doctrine and Covenants 134: Government and Man’s Laws—Religion and Divine Laws

48 NOV. 22–28 | HE “HAS SEALED HIS MISSION AND HIS WORKS WITH HIS OWN BLOOD”
Doctrine and Covenants 135: Martyrdom—Joseph and Hyrum Smith
Doctrine and Covenants 136: Covenants and Promises; Camp of Israel 

49 NOV. 29–DEC. 5 | “THE VISION OF THE REDEMPTION OF THE DEAD”
Doctrine and Covenants 137: Joseph Smith’s Vision of the Celestial Kingdom
Doctrine and Covenants 138: Joseph F. Smith’s Vision of the Redemption of the Dead

50 DEC. 6–12 | “WE BELIEVE” 
The Articles of Faith Official Declarations 1 Official Declarations 2

51 DEC. 13–19 | “THE FAMILY IS CENTRAL TO THE CREATOR’S PLAN”
The Family: A Proclamation to the World 

52 DEC. 20–26 | CHRISTMAS: THE MATCHLESS GIFT OF GOD’S DIVINE SON
The Living Christ: The Testimony of the Apostles