Katrinas new husband also showered her with fabulous gifts. He took me on the dance floor and literally swept me off my feet. SCOTT ROSS (reporting): That was just her spending money. At any time during your dating process did the spiritual roots of your lifei.e. KATRINA: Absolutely, but he kept telling me it was the same God, just a different language, that Allah was the same God as the God I served. I say that love is not blind, its deaf and dumb also. SCOTT ROSS: If you drop the plumb line of just one word, one name, Jesus Christ, drop that into the middle of this belief system, where were you compromising yourself?
She felt that she could never be good enough to earn a place in Paradise, and that God did not love her. Are you going to do what your Mom says the rest of your life, or are you going to go with the man of dreams? KATRINA: When I came out of the wedding ceremony, I saw that not only had my name been changed, but my religion had been changed also. SCOTT ROSS (reporting): It didnt take long for Katrina to realize this was not what she bargained for. KATRINA: I had compromised the deity of Jesus Christ. One day Miriam picked up her old Bible, and a few months later, re-embraced her commitment to Christ.But when Miriam told her husband what she had done, he promptly left her and their little girl. Miriam tells her story in a new book by Rosemary Sookhdeo titled .