A young man and a young woman on a date are responsible to help each other maintain their standards and to protect each other's honor and virtue.
, a Church publication for young men and young women, contains the following counsel regarding dating: “Do not date until you are at least 16 years old.
Dating before then can lead to immorality, limit the number of other young people you meet, and deprive you of experiences that will help you choose an eternal partner.” Not all teenagers need to date or even want to.
Many young people do not date during their teen years because they are not yet interested, do not have opportunities, or simply want to delay forming serious relationships.
Let’s see if you can correctly answer the following question: At what age are Latter-day Saint youth allowed to date?
You should not date until you are at least 16 years old.
When you begin dating, go with one or more additional couples.
However, good friendships can and should be developed at every age.
“When you begin dating, go in groups or on double dates.