‘I thought i might find a spouse, maybe not a stalker’: Do spiritual dating apps put women in peril?

‘I thought i might find a spouse, maybe not a stalker’: Do spiritual dating apps put women in peril?

The sensation of safety on spiritual online dating sites might be an illusion, and a dangerous one at that.

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SALT LAKE CITY — When Marla Perrin, now 25, first found out about Mutual, the dating app created for users of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, she had been delighted.

Perrin had tried dating apps like Tinder into the past, but found the feeling frustrating and fruitless: the guys she matched with often didn’t share her faith, along with her guard ended up being always up, stressed that someone would harass or stalk her. Continue reading “‘I thought i might find a spouse, maybe not a stalker’: Do spiritual dating apps put women in peril?”