A Mormon reader asks whether she should marry her Greek Orthodox boyfriend.
(RNS) When she signed up on eHarmony, the website asked J. Dana Trent what faiths she’d be open to in a partner. She initially checked Christian and Jewish, and then, on a whim, added other faith traditions. That ended up including Fred Eaker, an American-born Hindu convert.
Interfaith marriages now make up 36% of marriages in America. So why are Mormon interfaith marriages still so rare?