I'm pretty disturbed by the level of dismissiveness seen in many of the comments here. Sadly, the general consensus of "convert or nope out" sounds like what will end up happening. You I think are ok with that. Some of my family approves of my marriage and some does not. Then, do any of the above morsels of advice matter. This came about after many hours and many days of prayer, scripture study, going to the temple, receiving a priesthood blessing, and speaking with people I greatly trust my mom, especially.
That and this recent article https: They are trying to explain how it's ok that the founder used a magic rock to hunt for buried treasure to earn money, and then used that same "seer stone" to translate the Book of Mormon. Too often, I think, priesthood holders think that being overly controlling, they are simply wielding their authority in the home. Like Suha, I have also been married almost 28 years and have done pretty much everything myself for so, so long. Congratulations on understanding that and avoiding problems.
If it's true, it'll come out of the criticism looking better. If He can answer prayers to help you find missing car keys, He surely can help you understand who it is that you should marry. I wanted to be able to fully share my faith with my spouse, but this expectation was now up in the air. It will poison your marriage until the end в of your life, your marriage, or your belief. That of course does not mean all eternal marriages should have been entered into or will succeed. You've stated that she had numerous guys break up with her after she took sex off the table. About ten years ago, I realized I needed to quit qualifying my excellent husband who is a better man than many Mormon men I knowI realized I needed to raise my kids to think of him as completely equal to the men they knew at church. At least not until they're I reserve the right to refute any teaching that I see as harmful.
The two of you can get married in the temple and live together forever for eternity. If she is full on Mormon, this relationship will go one of two ways: You will convert and change your entire lifestyle and personality to conform with her expectations never to deconvert or you will face severe penalitesor you will break up because you won't convert and change everything about yourself. I am very active with my work, social life, and activities and independent. I am just starting to get a little panicky and upset about this the more I think about it. I met my wife at the age of She literally showed up at my apartment one night, wholly unexpected. More success stories All success stories Hide success stories. Meanwhile, he'll be adored and revered and flirted with by divorced nurses who would jump in the sack with him at a moment's notice. No beliefs are protected from challenge, the rules of evidence, or derision.