The new policy also took aim at the children of same-sex couples. For many current and former Mormons, however, the consequences of the policy cannot be undone. Even though the policy is now history, she remains frustrated. Some resigned from the church as others grappled with trauma. We want to hear what you think about this article. I had family members who refused to speak to me for over a year over this," tweeted Emily Coleman, a writer.
The decision, delivered by President Dallin H.
Some resigned from the church as others grappled with trauma. That would have gone a long way in healing hearts and soothing souls. They also lose the eternal ties that bind them to their families and their church. We care about this state and its people.
The mother of five couldn't help but think of the moment she found out that LDS leaders enacted the rules barring children of gay parents from getting baptized, calling it "the hardest day of her life.