But, if you think about it, aren’t we all in the dating game for “selfish” purposes.
The ultimate goal is to find someone to call our own, right?
But, according to some LDS scholars, his Mormon faith might.
Stephen Weber, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints chaplain at Yale University, has worked with thousands of Mormon college students in his 35-year career.
Young men and women raised within the LDS church are counseled to wait until age 16 to begin dating.Much of media coverage surrounding the so-called "catfishing" of college football star Manti Te'o has highlighted the questions left unanswered.Amid an athletic industry replete with falls from grace, Te'o's repeated claims of innocence do little to address assertions that no relationship could survive on texts and tweets alone.There was one girl he had been “seeing” on the other side of town, and he was talking to me because I lived in his area. Patience by Antone Roundy To choose a topic to address in a sacrament meeting talk a few years ago, I went to the chapter of Preach My Gospel that talks about developing Christ-like attributes. “I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go” by Antone Roundy A little over seven years ago, my wife and I were living with two young children in Orem, Utah.Dates often occur in group settings, with the emphasis on exclusive relationships generally delayed until the early college years.