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A Mormon online dating service set to launch later this year has received notice from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' attorneys asserting that the church exclusively owns "Mormon" and images of the Salt Lake City temple.
Jonathan Eller, who co-founded Mormon Match with Matthew La Pointe, defended the Texas-based company's use of the Mormon name and said he was not trying to pick a fight with his church."I love the church," he said.
"I'm hoping we can come to a mutually beneficial arrangement.
Later, I saw the same letter and picture posted on a meetinghouse bulletin board a substantial distance away.
And I decided I really admired that guy for trying so hard.