The Church rejoices with you as you prepare to enter the
You’re engaged! Congratulations.
Sacrament of Marriage and wants to support you as you start
your journey of married life.
It is important to contact your parish priest or deacon at least
six months before your intended wedding date.
This allows time to arrange documentation and obtain
any necessary permission to marry.
As part of your preparation, you are invited to attend a day for engaged couples designed to encourage you, enrich your relationship and enhance your understanding of the Catholic
Church’s teaching on marriage and family life.
The day runs from 10.30am – 3.30pm and is usually in the Paisley
diocesan offices. There is a cost of £30 per couple and this
The topics covered are:
- Theology of the Body –i.God’s plan for marriage; ii. a complete Gift of Self
- Responsible Parenthood and Fertility Awareness
- Family of Origin
- The Christian Family
It is an enjoyable, relaxed day where you can meet other couples
who are getting married and also have time to share with your
fiancé(e) your expectations and hopes for your marriage.
Registration is essential for this day as spaces are limited.
Dates are indicated on the online form here.
Please contact your parish priest first before registering.
MARRIAGE PREPARATION DAY
We want to help you prepare as much as possible to be ready to enter into the wonderful vocation of marriage!
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