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Topical Guide/Doctrinal issues/Word of Wisdom
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- Changes in the way the Word of Wisdom was implemented over time
- Joseph Smith and the Word of Wisdom
- Brigham Young and the Word of Wisdom
- Modern day implementation of the Word of Wisdom
- Handbook 2: "The only official interpretation of “hot drinks” (D&C 89:9) in the Word of Wisdom is the statement made by early Church leaders that the term “hot drinks” means tea and coffee"
- Revelations in Context: "Latter-day Saint leaders taught the Word of Wisdom as a command from God, but they tolerated a variety of viewpoints on how strictly the commandment should be observed"