The fact that your guy came right out and said he didn't care what you thought and that we was going to spend his money and time the way he wanted indicates that he still thinks of himself as single. Warnings While the LDS Church accepts that those who feel attraction to members of their own sex can be Mormons, it discourages acting on those feelings. Second, in my experience mormons have been some of the kindest people I've ever had the privilege to know, and they have not lived up to the cult image you describe. So if you feel like you both are getting serious, then talk to your girlfriend in time and sort this issue out. I wish I could let go of our love as easily as he has, but I just can't. All those are reasons to give the church some elbow room but they are not reasons for actually staying. Now the Pew survey only took into account self-identification, i. And you know what.
Mormons follow the law of Chastity; they believe that the intimate act of lovemaking must be saved for after marriage. OP, I'm not a med student, just a plain old grad student. But daytime game is the key.
This isn't what I expected. It really can be that simple. I have been married to a doctor for 25 years. You will be surrounded by single women, many of whom are probably interested in dating and marrying a Mormon, so take advantage. Should I marry him.
In the end people have to make their own decisions. I know my husband appreciates me looking into it because he knows I am doing it to gain an understanding into the culture he was raised in. You are atheist and that's not changing. You never walks you'll never know. Try a variety of dates. The kids are so involved and I am busy with them but I long for my husband to work less. But realistically, if she is not open minded enough to even listen to someone who has a contrasting view of the church - how will she not continually discount you and your lack of beliefs.