They believe that the body is a temple that needs to be worshiped, and that inner beauty is more important. OP Have you seen the Brother Jake videos. Go on dates on days other than Sunday. I wanted that full support though I am certainly not saying that marrying a Mormon ensures that. When I taught GD we discussd the lessons. It seems like mormons in particular are even more crazy than the majority of crazy religious people, and the manipulation and treatment of people who wish to think for themselves and challenge their beliefs is really frightening.
This is something that's very important to her, and it's difficult to be married to someone who doesn't share the same values. 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. There is the possibility that she will wise up over time, but not likely. That said, there are also a lot of pricks inside the church, who fully deserve membership. Mine was in California, back in the 70s. March 19, And congratulations, "lovableluciferian" for walking away from the precipice of an untenable relationship.
I had tears in my eyes and goosebumps while reading it. All I can do is Trust in God. I was an ordinary doctor until I found Medscape. Many times, that is exactly what it really does feel like Yes I'am all to aware about those silly answers regarding pay and "don't worry be happy" boloney. My husband started a solo practice and the last few years have been very difficult on our marriage- financially as well as personally. When I acquired a personal testimony of the gospel as a teen, and made my own decisions regarding my faith, I felt very alone.
Right now she won't even watch a movie. Seeing his mom, being the pillar of his family, scares me to think I will not be as strong as her, since I have always been the pampered child since young. The closet is deep though I think that's seriously generalizing.