For more discussion on these questions and why they are important, be sure to listen to the podcast here.1.
According to the ARIS study, there are now 150 Mormon women for every 100 Mormon men in the state of Utah—a 50 percent oversupply of women.
On a lark, I emailed my friend Cynthia Bowman,* a devout Mormon who grew up in Salt Lake City and returns there often, and asked her whether Mormon sex ratios are as lopsided as the ARIS study claimed.
It's important for all Latter-day Saints in a relationship, whether you are just dating or engaged or already married, to sit down and have crucial conversations to help avoid struggles in the future.
A recent article posted by the New York Times prompted the Mormon Channel to create a podcast listing 10 questions all Mormons should ask before marriage.
Admin note: There is no evidence of any actual history in the Book of Mormon.]Apr. Whitney Clayton tells BYU graduates to disconnect from ex-Mormons and avoid relationships with "exes".
The logical conclusion given to these recent graduates is to disconnect from mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, and other relatives and friends who no longer believe in Mormonism.
This is a term 'disconnect' commonly used in Scientology. 2015 Missionaries often fail to report medical issues as they do not want to exhibit they are lacking in faith.
That’s the one thing that always came up when I’d discuss theories on declining marriage rates or the rise of the hookup culture with my friends or family. In reality, these values have ebbed and flowed throughout history, often in conjunction with prevailing sex ratios. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, there are 5.5 million college-educated women in the U. between the ages of 22 and 29 versus 4.1 million such men. Among college grads age 30 to 39, there are 7.4 million women versus 6.0 million men—five women for every four men.
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The Mormon Church in its official church magazine, "The Ensign", uses a story of a struggling single mother of 6 as an example of paying tithing.
Christians or cultists - just what are these Mormons, anyway? Our critics try to scare people and stop debate by giving us the frightening label of "cult." Yikes, it's the dread Mormon Cult! While I strive to be accurate, my writings reflect my personal understanding and are subject to human error and bias. Honestly, ambitious anti-Mormons would not sell many books and videos if they had titles like, "Mormonism is a Religious Organization: Find Out Why!