Mormon religion and dating

29-Dec-2015 20:42 by 8 Comments

Mormon religion and dating

may be a little confusing, since nowadays it sometimes seems to imply something a little more serious than what we intend it to mean in relation to youth in the Church.

Young women, you can study this standard further as part of your Personal Progress.

You should not date until you are at least 16 years old.

When you begin dating, go with one or more additional couples.

Always be kind and respectful when you ask for a date or when you accept or decline one.

While on a date, be courteous as you listen to others and express your own feelings.

Of course, you probably immediately said, “16,” showing you’ve paid attention to Well, if that was your answer, then, even though you aced the first question, you missed the second one.

Just because you can date when you turn 16 doesn’t mean you should immediately start looking for a steady boyfriend or girlfriend.Go only to places where you can maintain your standards and remain close to the Spirit.Young men generally take the initiative in asking for and planning dates.For decades, prophets have preached that youth who are in no position to marry should not pair off exclusively.For instance, President Hinckley (1910–2008) said, “When you are young, do not get involved in steady dating.Make the most of your teenage dating years by keeping it casual.