Marriage

Marriage”For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife, and they two shall be in one flesh.”
—Matthew 19:5 (Genesis 2:24)

“What therefore God hath joined together,
let no man put asunder.” —Mark 10:9

For Catholics, the Sacrament of Marriage, or Holy Matrimony, is a publicly witnessed sign of one man and one woman making a total gift of self to each other. It is also a public witness of God’s creation of man and woman in His image and likeness. The loving covenant union of husband and wife reveals the family values and moral values God has established.

 

 

Jesus brought to full awareness the divine plan for marriage. In John’s Gospel, Christ’s first miracle occurs at the wedding in Cana. “The Church attaches great importance to Jesus’

 

 

Please make initial arrangement with the Pastor at least 4-months prior to the projected date of Marriage. All couples share in the Pre-Cana program three months prior to their Marriage. Catholics must be regularly attending Mass here.

“The marriage covenant, by which a man and a woman form with each other an intimate communion of life and love… gives spouses the grace to love each other with the love with which Christ has loved His Church; the grace of the sacrament thus perfects the human love of the spouses, strengthens their indissoluble unity, and sanctifies them on the way to eternal life.” —Catechism of the Catholic Church #1660-1 (cf. Council of Trent DS #1799)

Upcoming Events

Jun
22
Thu
5:00 pm Adoration
Adoration
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 23 @ 5:15 pm
 
Jun
25
Sun
all-day Coffee & Donuts @ School Cafeteria after 8 & 10am Masses
Coffee & Donuts @ School Cafeteria after 8 & 10am Masses
Jun 25 all-day
 
10:00 am Parish Library Open 10am Mass @ Parish Vestibule near bathroom following 10am Mass
Parish Library Open 10am Mass @ Parish Vestibule near bathroom following 10am Mass
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
 
Jun
24
Sat
9:20 pm TMIY 630am School Cafe
TMIY 630am School Cafe
Jun 24 @ 9:20 pm – 10:20 pm
The Parish Men’s Group “That Man Is You” meets weekly in School Cafeteria beginning at 630am on Saturday mornings.  For more information contact Mike Haughton at mikehaug7@icloud.com or 740-397-3557.
Jun
29
Thu
5:00 pm Adoration
Adoration
Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 5:15 pm
 
Jul
1
Sat
9:20 pm TMIY 630am School Cafe
TMIY 630am School Cafe
Jul 1 @ 9:20 pm – 10:20 pm
The Parish Men’s Group “That Man Is You” meets weekly in School Cafeteria beginning at 630am on Saturday mornings.  For more information contact Mike Haughton at mikehaug7@icloud.com or 740-397-3557.