There are all kinds of Mormons, and we as exmormons should know better than to stereotype our former selves. To answer your question: Even when he does, everything is on his terms. Some of the guests talked about the importance of helping hard core mormons to be open and accepting to ALL their brothers and sisters in the church, regardless of sexual orientation. If you can live with some auxiliary authority in your life knowing that your wife will, as necessary, bend to its will instead of yours, you'll cross those bridges as you come to them. This is my own personal opinion. And, for anyone "dating" a married doctor. Much good luck, and keep us in the loop.
That question really put things into perspective for me, so thank you. She's really attractive, too. It is how she is programmed and it is a fundamental tenant of the religion. She needs to be, and maybe she will get there. Before I proposed, I actually broke up with my partner for a month в mostly due to family pressure.
That settles it for me. I also studied his advice for approaching and dating women. Good communication, love, support and understanding are the things you should consider. You can ask her directly, or through sources like other Mormons or reading their books. You've all been so helpful. Read on to know the dating rules of Mormons, and some tips on how you can make it work with this special guy or girl. I don't think you necessarily need to cut ties with her. If she is open to questioning her faith, perhaps she can chase you down. My ex-boyfriend and I dated for four and a half years and recently broke up.
I feel pretty awful about that whole thing. Mormons are very strict about avoiding sex outside of marriage. I love this post and this perspective. You might start drinking to ease the pain. Always know the hospital and patients come first-it is just a given. Sorry for the VERY late reply. Not in endless discussions of temple marriage, not ever. I would never convert.