I am a non-Mormon woman married to a Mormon manвwhich seems to be a less common scenario in the LDS world. Just to make things worse I am from South America, he is australian and we live in Australia, no much support here Anyway good to know that I am not the only one. Plus I just quit my medical interpreting job last month. That list is comprised of his parents including his dad's affair which led to a son, his aunts and cousins in Europe his sister and her husband who are handicapped and whoever comes his way asking for a handout. I pray the holy Spirit will provide guidance to both of us, and that love conquers all. You are commenting using your Facebook account. I knew a woman who married a man who converted to the church and she spent the rest of their married life telling him he was not good enough.
Make sure you are According to the teachings of the Church, Mormon youth should not date before the age of This is more of a custom than a hard rule, but it is a good standard to follow, as you will probably not be mature enough to effectively handle that kind of personal relationship before then. I don't know if I can do it or if I want to. I have finally learned to pray to change my heart, not his. I married a non-member over 20 years ago.
Men and women must be willing to accept what they know to be true. Be prepared for divorce. IF she becomes an Atheist free thinker like you then consider keeping her. I wish you the best of luck. And I learned how freeing that is. It does not come from common religion or personality or even values; it only comes through mutual self transcendence. Sorry man, but if I knew what I know now I would have cut my losses. Can I add to this extremely old thread. Most couples who are married where one is a Mormon and the other isn't, usually stems from a situation where they both were married in the temple, then one of them lost their faith sometime after that.
We are not judged only for what we do but why we do it. I respect what my husband does but I have nothing but my pets and a dusty Ivy Leaguedegree. Well, you won't be getting into anything soon. I guess the only risk is your husband having an affair with someone at work. Nor was there a lack of compassion or respect. Being married and raising a family can be very difficult if the two of you disagree about important issues like religion. It interrupts meals, sleep, shopping trips, conversations, romantic time, and even fights.