Members of the Mormon Church should support the authority of the Lord’s servants in issuing callings.
Mormonism takes no stand on hypnotism for medical purposes. Mormons should not participate, however, in hypnosis demonstrations.
Mormons are encouraged to display uplifiting and inspiring religious art, regardless of the religious affiliation of the artist.
The Mormon Church teaches that donating organs is an individual decision, and Mormons may do so if they wish.
Attending another ward causes one to miss out on opportunities and blessings that come from adhering to the organization of the Mormon Church.
Mormonism does not oppose donating blood to those in need; on the contrary, it is encouraged.
The Mormon Church makes membership records only for living members, but families are encouraged to record stillborn children in their own records.
In the Mormon Church, a mentally handicapped person with a mental age below 8 may not have the maturity to hold the priesthood of God.
The Mormon Church counsels that burial is preferable unless local laws require cremation. Taking the law into account, the ultimate decision is up to the family.
Only in cases of incest, rape, or seriously jeopardized life, accompanied by earnest consultation with church leaders and God, may a Mormon possibly consider an abortion.