This is the time that dating becomes courting as stressed in “Make dating and marriage a high priority.

Seek a companion who is worthy to go to the temple to be sealed to you for time and all eternity.

Browsing profiles isn’t nearly as time-consuming (or daunting) as mixing with people in a social context.

Many of you have questions regarding dating and the counsel given in the new pamphlet. In cultures where dating is acceptable, it can help you learn and practice social skills, develop friendships, have wholesome fun, and eventually find an eternal companion.” We hear that we should not date before we are 16 and never date anyone seriously while we are young. says: “You should not date until you are at least 16 years old.

Here are some of the questions I have been asked, along with answers from this wonderful guidebook. When you begin dating, go with one or more additional couples.

Spending face-to-face time with other people is necessary to build true friendships.

As I have had the privilege to talk with young men and young women throughout the Church, I have often heard that while a great many of you are interested in building better friendships with those of the opposite sex, you often struggle with knowing exactly how to make that happen.

Merely tweeting, texting, emailing, and friending cannot genuinely create a well-rounded relationship.

Spending real face-to-face time with other people is necessary to build true friendships.

The popularity of online dating is being driven by several things but a major factor is time.

Online dating presents an effective solution to a serious problem.

It’s estimated that by 2040, 70% of us will have met our significant other online.