Enter your email address Continue Continue Please enter an email address Email address is invalid Fill out this field Email address is invalid Email already exists. So, too, with issues of unchaste sexual behavior, whether it be heterosexual or homosexual in its orientation. It is true that one's background may make the decision and accomplishment easier or more difficult, but if one is mentally alert, he can still control his future. After a Supreme Court ruling that legalised same-sex marriage across America, however, the church adopted new rules stating that Mormons in same-sex marriages would be considered apostates, and that the children of same-sex couples could not be blessed or baptised until the age of I think we did that, accurately portraying Mr. Unfortunately, in this regard he and his follow apostles have blood on their hands I say this regretfully. The church subsequently expanded leadership opportunities for female missionaries, although it continued to bar women from the priesthood.
Try Independent Minds free for 1 month See the options. The Independent Books. In my experience, when we do that fairly and accurately, there are few complaints. I would accept it as normal that Mormon beliefs or church standards might be viewed as controversial and might be brought up in this obituary, but it was done without any taste.
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