It's a foolish dream I suppose. I don't know if I can do it or if I want to. I tell her there's no pressure and we'll just see how things play out. Gem With Flaws Joined: While I do talk to my boyfriend everyday, it's usually not for long periods of time. I got to thinking about how I and others in my ward might react if a same sex couple attended church and how those views might WILL, fingers crossed change over the next decade. Doctors want to be with their families and attend events but because of work they just can't. And right at that moment when I'm about to tell him this, and give him some kind of ultimatum, I hesitate. You and your fiancee might want to get in touch with one to work out the day-to-day issues of an interfaith marriage. I have given up my career to stay with the kids and lonely is most cetainly my new reality. This blog has been so helpful.
Ask her rhetorically if she would dump her religion for her true love. What you are potentially choosing is certainly not the easiest path. Otherwise you're just denying them eternal salvation in their eyes. It MAY be true that she will not marry him unless he converts. Your attempts at being funny or lightening the mood may backfire, and your date may be put off. The pressure is mounting for Mormon women to cave in to Western degeneracy, and men are at a loss for what to do about it. Is your mind made up and you want justifying support. Mormonism isn't a free ticket to heaven.
I'm sorry you may be hearing a lot of negativity from us. Mormonism has a lay clergy, so everyone serves in the Church. Love does a lot. You are atheist and that's not changing. No where did I say, nor I think indicate, that I thought this wasn't a complex issue, or that this girl is a caricature. I have been a doctor's wife for 1 year now and we've been together for 7 years. I have been married to an anesthesiologist for 15 years his 2nd marriage. There are many professions that leave the spouse carrying the bulk of every day family life. If I were you, I would sever the relationship and find someone else.