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- (Mormonism) The responsibility of the priesthood in which a pair of priesthood holders visit another member's family to teach them LDS doctrine and see how they are doing.
1994 May, Robert D. Armstrong, “My Very Senior Companion”, in New Era, retrieved April 26, 2009, page 46:
- When it came time for me to be ordained a teacher in the Aaronic Priesthood, I told the bishop I would accept a home teaching assignment.
a priesthood responsibility
- “Home Teaching”, in (Please provide the title of the work), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 2009, retrieved 2009