The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ the Lord to the dignity of a sacrament.
Catechism of the Catholic Church 1601
CONGRATULATIONS on your engagement and your decision to get married in the Catholic Church. Weddings are essential to the life of the Church and we are excited to journey with you during this special time of preparation.
It is our goal to guide you through the process and make the experience of planning and preparing your wedding meaningful.
Couples wishing to celebrate the sacrament of Matrimony must read and comply to the guideline of St. Jude before reserving their date: