Times have changed, and that is a good thing—especially the fading-away of cruel taboos that once stigmatized women who engaged in premarital sex or bore children out of wedlock. Thing is, times change for a reason. The values question assumes that sexual mores loosen naturally from conservative to liberal. In reality, these values have ebbed and flowed throughout history, often in conjunction with prevailing sex ratios. But the problem is a demographic one. Multiple studies show that college-educated Americans are increasingly reluctant to marry those lacking a college degree.
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Lauren Jackson, special to CNN. CNN Benjamin Brown is a glasses-wearing lawyer who flavors his language with words like "heck" and "gosh. More than , Mormons have used Mutual, a dating app for the faithful. Mormon doctrine holds that intrafaith marriage -- a union to another Mormon inside the church's temples -- is essential for salvation in the highest level of heaven.
This holds true whether they were married civilly or in a temple. If only married civilly, the couple needs to obtain a divorce under the laws or customs they live under. If a temple marriage or temple sealing has occurred, the couple still needs a legal divorce. Although being sealed in the temple means being married for time and all eternity, we live in a day and age when divorce is prevalent. People marry, divorce, and remarry.