It's just not worth it to constantly be stressing over this and feeling dissatisfied with the way things are after we've been dating for this long. Do you truly believe in temple marriage as a requirement for Celestial attainment. Whenever you're down or lonely, read the yellow bits.
But, if ever were there were a time to be overly cautious it's with this topic. Mormon's view marriages outside the temple to be counterfeit and you can't get into the temple without converting to the religion. It seems she'll expect you to become Mormon. Have you seen southpark episode on Mormons. Joanna has written a good answer here. What a joke for an archaeologist.
It started making me feel very nervous and apprehensive at the thought of having a family, and having all of his time be consumed by his work. It's all about timing, and you're in two different places. Early in our relationship, I gave some thought to the question of whether I would ever be willing to marry a non-Mormon.
This can make it harder for you two to do things together. That being said, when you marry a doctor, you marry the profession too. Due to their religious teachings, Mormons do not smoke, drink alcohol or caffeinated "hot drinks" coffee or tea or do drugs. If you marry him, you are committing to accepting him without the church and all that this entails. Life will chuck all sorts of bouncers at you. We planned the funeral around his work and call schedule.