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More people are putting it off until college is done.With the new age requirements for missions I feel that the age number will decrease for women.LDS Church doctrine bars sexual behavior outside of heterosexual marriage, and sexual transgressions are considered second only to murder in seriousness.The LDS Church teaches its members to obey what it calls the law of chastity, which is a code of morality and modesty.With this disconnect is it any surprise that we, as a general church membership, struggle so much to include and help our single adults?
We often feel if we view ourselves harshly, we will change.
It also teaches that sexual relations within the framework of opposite-sex marriage is healthy, necessary, and ordained of God.
In contrast with some orthodox Christian movements, sexuality in Mormon theology is neither a product of original sin nor a "necessary evil".
The survey was posted in various LDS-oriented Facebook Groups such as, “LDS Midsingles of the World,” plus on several wards’ email lists. The answers are a bit skewed due to the large number of singles that responded, but that only helps provide a greater insight into the challenges of the singles.
I asked the two questions above in order to dispel the myth that singles don’t want to get married, and/or that they are intentionally postponing marriage.
Single and married members of the Church see the challenges facing singles in a very different way.