Latter-day Saint Life

Priesthood Blessing and Ordinance Instructions Now Available on the Gospel Library App


Instructions for priesthood blessings and ordinances are now available on the Gospel Library app. 

Previously, instructions for priesthood blessings and ordinances were found on three sources: Handbook 2: Administering the Church; the Family Guidebookand Duties and Blessings of the Priesthood, Part B

According to, the instructions from Handbook 2: Administering the Churchare now on the Gospel Library app to be more readily available for members on their phones.

To access the instructions on the app, click on the Individuals and Families tab, then click on Priesthood Ordinances and Blessings. This will lead to a table of contents with the different priesthood ordinances and blessing instructions, including naming and blessing children, the sacrament, administering to the sick, dedicating homes, and other blessings and ordinances. 


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