I've never understood that bit of the LDS culture. Yeah man, don't doubt someone who was a missionary will try to convert you.
Do you truly believe in temple marriage as a requirement for Celestial attainment. Like many single members of the church, I have often wondered whether I would be willing to marry someone outside of the temple, and over the past few years I have come to believe that I would be willing to do so.
Because of the nature of this job, it was not uncommon for him to be at the hospital overnight or to be called back in for an emergency surgery. Drives me a bit crazy.
But remember that it is also your wife's choice to obey or disobey, and that you have no authority over her as a person, either.
What part of SoCal are you in. Mormonism is not meant to be a casual part of a Mormon's life but it is meant to be the center.
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. I also found this interesting and how I found it was just on the web while typing doctors and wive's roles.
I do get a little frustrated when I make dinner but he's just too tired to eat with me after working.