You probably have a number of questions regarding services offered by Contemporary Catholics.  You can find answers to many of these at FAQ's About Weddings.  If you have questions not addressed here, please feel free to contact us directly from the Contact page


Please complete and submit the marriage petition from this link.  We will contact you as soon as possible regarding availability and setting a time to meet either electronically or in person.  You are not committed to use our services however your information will help us form our calendar.

Marriage Petition Link


Links to formal marriage preparation programs:(Each offer a single weekend program that many couples have found beneficial in learning dialogue skills for a successful marriage.)

Engaged Encounter VA

Engaged Encounter DC

Engaged Encounter MD


Links to More Information:   Preparing form marriage is a different than preparing for a wedding.  If you are unable to participate in a formal program the following links to documents are presented to help you do a DIY marriage preparation activity.


Preparing for Marriage


Why we marry.


Surrendering


The Marriage Relationship


Marriage Counseling/Parental Blackmail

On Money

On Recovery Issues

On Kids: Divorced Parents and Remarriage


Ceremony Links: (Click on the links below for sample ceremonies and outlines)


Sample Catholic Marriage Ceremony Outside of Mass (Approx 30 mins)

      Outline of Catholic Marriage Ceremony Outside of Mass


Sample Catholic Marriage Ceremony Inside of Mass  (Approx 60 mins)
     Outline of Catholic Marriage Ceremony Inside of Mass


Sample Catholic Marriage Ceremony (Spanish/English)  (Approx 30 mins)


Sample Catholic Marriage Ceremony inside Mass (Spanish/English)  (Approx 60 mins)


Sample Catholic/Greek Orthodox Marriage Ceremony Outside of Mass  (Approx 45 mins)


Sample Catholic Jewish Ceremony


Wedding Day Checklist(Things to remember for your wedding day)


DIY Rehearsal Outline Information  (Rehearsal Outline)


Sample Wedding Music  (Some ideas for music)


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