Hi all, It's really interesting to read all of your experiences and how you've worked through the difficult times. I think she sounds great but she won't be able to not bring it up. You will join the church.
Don't do it girls, forget the "status" it doesn't mean jack. Also, if you have girls, you must realize that they are second class citizens in the church and the church will reinforce this idea. By exactly how much ESPN gets watched in the course of a man-day. The divorce factor may allow some women to experience single-faith marriage at some point as some Mormon men marry multiple Mormon women over the course of their lifetimes, but the overall point stands: The only options for these women involve seeking a partner outside of the church, or a lifetime of celibacy. He was patient and supportive, promising to continue acting like a TBM for as long as I wanted our baby is 4, so that likely would have been at least 14 years. But it is luck of the draw. Men and women must be willing to accept what they know to be true.
I have been reading this blog for a while now but this is the first time I have felt I needed to add my two cents in. This helps us out a lot, we dont feel like we are missing parts of each others day and I dont keep him up all night talking. I chose to get married and move across the state to live with my husband and left my job, family and friends and let me tell you, it's been tremendously difficult to meet new friends in the new town. The bottom line is that you are setting yourself up for difficult times ahead. A forum for ex-mormons and others who have been affected by mormonism to share news, commentary, and comedy about the Mormon church. Keep your options open. Aw, glad I can help. Sorry if I gave that impression. It has just made me realize that these formulas a lot of us Mormons learn growing up about how to have a happy marriage are, well, crap.
Dating does not necessarily mean an exclusive relationship. Marriage does weird things to Mormons You're correct, that he should ask her these things would you marry a non Mormon. I am clinging to it because we are back to the same old thing I must admit this last couple of years has been hard on me. I am a soon-to-be Surgeon's wife and my boyfriend and I have started discussing the changes that are going to happen when he enters his residency. I have many friends and members of my family who married within the church and later divorced. Notify me of new posts via email. It's a less common occurrence, but it happens. I'm really glad to hear a few of you have stories of happy interfaith relationships, or leaving the church together, so there's always a chance. He will always downplay it. I had told him that if he hadn't changed jobs, that I wouldn't have left him but that our relationship would probably become irreparable.