Marriage

 

"The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ the Lord to the dignity of a sacrament."       

Catechism of the Catholic Church #1601

Arrangements for weddings must be made at least six months in advance of the wedding and prior to setting a firm date. 

 

This will allow sufficient time for the couple to complete the required FOCCUS (Facilitating Open Couple Communication, Understanding & Study) survey, to attend the pre-marriage programs and to prepare a proper celebration of the sacrament.

 

Contact Deann Huck at the Parish Center - 573-883-2731.

 

Regardless of where your ceremony is held, consider reception options at our beautiful historically restored DuBourg Centre!

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