At the end of the second date I knew I needed him in my life. Yeah man, don't doubt someone who was a missionary will try to convert you. If you can't, then it's best to move on. Lyman April 24, How appropriate to celebrate this second night of Hannukah with not one but two queries about interfaith marriage. As far as as race and the priesthood, Mormons still believe the priesthood ban was divinely inspired. Last year i met a wonderful neurosurgeon and within 6 months he told me he was in love with me. My husband not only supports me going to church he encourages it because he knows that it is a part of me and makes me happy.
I wish I know things better and would have taken a different path in life. I'd at least insist that at 12 the kids can choose to disaffiliate. You need to disabuse them of this notion. I tried to date Mormon women, honestly. We have almost daily prayers, scripture reading, and lengthy discussions about our beliefs. Unfortunately, it does not get easier, just different.
Did he get kicked out of the church for marrying you. Based on what you have written about your GF, my opinion is that you should cut your losses and move on. You've made good points about not bringing up the CES letter or anything that could be called "anti-mormon. But I was unusual in that I never really wanted to convert my husband I was worried I'd have to divorce him if he turned true Mormon and he didn't need me to believe way he does. If you can put yourself in his shoes, you would understand that, first of all, he is barraged by hungry patients all wanting answers and a piece of him. I came across your blog on a google search and I really enjoyed what you wrote.
If kids ever came into the picture though, I wouldn't want to be isolated from them psychologically or banned from walking my daughter down the aisle someday. Is he aware that if your children are faithful members of the church they might end of marrying in the temple and he would not be allowed to attend the ceremony. Good luck to you.