I've told her that but maybe she doesn't believe me. But I do still largely consider us an interfaith couple. LDS theology heavily promotes the idea that marriage and family are an important source of happiness in this life, not just the next. Up to this point, she has just assumed that all atheists are innately evil people. Men search the world for women that they can stand to be around with long-term. Eventually you will get engaged and married and have babies and buy a house together. These exclusions, dictated by doctrine, hold the potential to create wedges between you, both immediately, and in the long term. I would do it all over again and thank my lucky stars that I found this man, that he loves, and that I love him.
Going back in time, it was never encouraged for people to marry outside their faith and this covered most christian religions in the United States. And no one has the right to judge you for your decision. She cried when you proclaimed your love of goodness because, in part, it was a sign that you weren't broken and desperate for Mormonism. He learned that I didn't pick up on ambiguity and that I took it personally when he didn't show consideration for me during the times that it was possible to. Trust me, I too tried to make it work with my very Mormon also returned missionary ex-girlfriend. Be a good influence. Becoming a doctor is hard. Edited 1 time s. How church discipline works. While that is the case sometimes, it Is much more of an exception than a rule.
He is controlled by his pediatric physician wife, trying to help others with their illness, and still is with me. I'm engaged to a junior intern and we're supposed to get married soon. It seems she'll expect you to become Mormon. We are best friends, and you will always have time for your best friend. Will things get better. I have learned this painfully with my child growing up in the LDS community. It was totally eye-opening. We still joke about the latter.
I clearly stated twice that I severed things with the girl. Some of my family approves of my marriage and some does not. I'm firmly in the RUN camp. Do not make anything risque public. What a fascinating response as always. If you are a believer and are willing to go, then well and good.