The Sacrament of Matrimony / Getting Started
1 Visit Saturday Morning surgery at St Joseph’s Church 10:00h – 11:30h where a warm welcome awaits you from Fr John and stewards.
2 Make sure you are registered with the Parish, if new to parish, bring along a copy of your Baptism certificate to commence registration.
3 Give Six months’ notice of pending Marriage when marriage is scheduled to take place within parish
4 If marrying abroad or outside the parish 12-month notice must be given.
5 Preparation for Sacramental marriage involves face to face meeting with Fr John and also on-line preparation
6 Advise Fr John of Visit to Surgery by emailing him on email@example.com