The closet is deep though I think that's seriously generalizing. How is that gonna work. Any advice from people who have gone through this would be awesome. Because you are a good person, you will recognize the influence of the Holy Ghost and know that the church is true. He also brought up issues with the church when we discussed religion so slowly he brought to light some disturbing facts and even though I would have denied it, it got to me. Some say, they love wearing it, it gives them "protection from evil". If you care about him, you'll be super understanding, maybe take lunch to him or dinner to the hospital A quick kiss and a thank you may be all you will be able to get. I am dating a great guy who happens to be a very brilliant doctor going into residency very soon. This guy was orbiting so strongly that he changed his religion before they were even dating. I feel as if I am a single parent.
A grandpa sense of humor and occasional clever line from an old movie go a long way. Make an honest effort, and see if you reach the walk-away point. By the time you are done, you'll have all of the basics down and will have the framework to know what to ask next without any confusion. All I can do is have Faith in Him. And after dating a few months we both knew we wanted to get married. My dear faithful LDS aunt married a good non-member man. They may need much more than casual contact with the church to see the truth in it. You should ask yourself if you want to have input on the way your children are raised. Mormons follow the law of Chastity; they believe that the intimate act of lovemaking must be saved for after marriage. It has to do with their character.
It's satire, but this is all stuff you may hear at Thanksgiving dinner. We often wonder how we will pay our bills sometimes. And as an outsider it will be obvious to you what's going on, but here's an awesome breakdown from a couple that flipped from "we go to church every week - we will write a Mormon blog" to resigning over the new policy banning children of gays all over the NY Times this month and something that is upsetting many staunch church members a few days ago.
I also know that whenever exceptions are made, there are reasons.