He's a "moderate" Catholic but it's VERY important to his family that our future kids be raised Catholic.It's not that I wouldn't want this but I'm at a point where I'm still growing spiritually and I'm not ready to make any concrete decisions. He's willing to look at my point of view but I also have not been able to fully give him that point of view because it's still developing.
And basing your criticism on some nonexistent rule that For the unbelieving husband has been sanctified through his wife, and the unbelieving wife has been sanctified through her believing husband. How do you know, wife, whether you will save your husband?
Or, how do you know, husband, whether you will save your wife? If two people have found each other, fallen in love, and are taking good care of each other, then let them be.
Throughout our relationship he’s really encouraged me in my faith … But I do not know how to handle the simplistic thinking from many members of the church who think that my relationship is wrong—that I should either end it, or be living in sin. I’ve been dating this man for two years now and he prepared me that he’ll be making a proposal soon.
But when we announced our engagement I received a few emails from the pastor saying the Bible is clear that the relationship is wrong and that I need to end it. I knew that, out of love, I would receive some hostility from Christian friends, but it is getting to the point where I do not want to go back to church, because of the volume of people telling me to end the relationship—when they cannot give me a reason for doing so, other than him being a non-Christian. I was overwhelmed with joy, laughter, and excitement.
But when it comes to the questions of dating , a lot of questions begin to surface.