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Marriage

 
 MARRIAGE REQUIREMENTS
 

  A man and a woman wishing to make a life long and  life-giving commitment to each other.

 STEP 1.
  •      If this is not your first Marriage, please contact Joana Alvarez for additional documentation needed.
  •       One of the persons should be fully Catholic, having received all Sacraments.
  •      OBTAIN A RECENT copy of Baptism, First Communion and Confirmation issued to you within the last 6 months.   
  •       Call to schedule a meeting with a Priest for yourself and your fiance to begin Marriage Preparation.

STEP 2.

  •      You and your fiance meet with the priest
  •      Fill out the Prenuptial Inquiry
  •      Set Date
  •      Contact Church Music Director for Wedding Ceremony Music Options.

STEP 3. 

  •        Attend an Engaged Encounter weekend or Retreat suggested by priest. Return Certificate of Completion to Church Office.
  •        Continue Marriage Preparation Sessions with Priest.
  •        Two competent witnesses from each side (parents or family members) to sign an Affidavit of Freedom. 
  •       Contact Marriage Coordinator for rehearsal options and information.
 Step 4.
 
  •      Obtained Marriage License Application no more than 3 months before the ceremony. Return to Church office.
  •       Return Wedding Rehearsal questionnaire to Melissa.

 

 
 

 The following book may be helpful in planning your wedding ceremony Liturgy            

                                                         (Available at the Mission Gift Shop) TOGETHER FOR LIFE   $4.50
                                      Couples getting Married at the Mission may obtain booklet from the Office Manager
 
 
REQUIRED WEDDING STIPEND

A NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT of $100 will be required at the time of scheduling a date.

 

                                                                                           Chapel of the Annunciation                                Historical  Mission 

Registered Parishioners                                                       $800.00                                                                  $1,000

(For parishioner fee you must be a registered parishioner for at least one (1) year prior to reservation and using donation envelopes actively)

 SGM School Alumni                                                              $800                                                                         $1,000

Non-Parishioners                                                                      $2,000                                                                      $3,000

 The balance must be given 2 months prior to the wedding.* In case of cancellation, please notify the Parish Office immediately. 

PLEASE OBTAIN FULL REQUIREMENTS FROM CHURCH RECTORY OFFICE.