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Sacrament of Marriage

St. David’s is your Spiritual Home

In the Catholic Church, Marriage is more than a legal contract; it is a sacrament, a sacred bond.  It is important, therefore, that the church where you get married be a place where you come regularly to pray to God, to be nourished by the Word of the Lord and the Body and Blood of Christ, and to have a sense of community with your fellow Catholics.  Couples who get married at St. David’s must be registered and practicing members of the parish.

Steps:
1) The first step is to attend weekend mass and introduce yourselves to the Pastor.  Then you can call the office to set up an initial meeting to set your wedding date and time.
2) Choose a Marriage Preparation Course.

3) Please direct all inquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Couples Getting Married at Saint David Parish

Calling All Couples Marrying From March 2019-September 2019

 

You are invited to attend an information meeting at Saint David’s Parish on  Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 8:15PM in the church.

At this meeting you will:

1.     Get a red Paperback book (Celebrating our Love) to help you understand the marriage liturgy (i.e. what happens at church during a wedding ceremony, the order of the rites, the words, the readings, etc. PLEASE READ IT!!

 

2.     Father Ernie will speak to you about the seriousness of the sacrament and what happens. What  is appropriate behaviour and dress code.

 

3.     Information will be given about the wedding rehearsal: when, where, what happens and who attends.

 

4.     Information will be given about what else you will need to do before your wedding to prepare for the sacrament.

 

5.    Lastly, you will have an opportunity to listen to the two main wedding music groups that are available here at Saint David’s for booking for your marriage ceremony.

The meeting should end at approximately 9:30PM. Please plan to attend this important meeting.  

Saint David's Marriage Classes
 
Expectations
 
Full particiapation and successful completion of ALL five sesssions is MANDATORY for both bride and groom to be.
If you cannot attend ALL classes because of  a scheduling conflict  with another event,  you are  expected to register for classes elsewhere that better suits your schedule. ( please refer to list below) We no longer offer make up classes for missed lessons.
 

Our next Marriage course is starting on 

Sunday September 30th, 2018, and continues

Sunday October 14, 2018,

Sunday November 4, 2018,

Sunday November 18, 2018,

and Sunday November 25, 2018.

from 2-5 PM in the Parish Hall.

 (Please note on the last class Nov 25 th 2018. you will attend 12 noon mass and end at 4PM)

The cost is $150.00 per couple.

If you want to register you must come to our office and fill out a form and give us cash, cheque or Money order payable to Saint David's Parish, 

(Our Parish Office Hours are 8:30-12:00pm, 1:00PM -4:30PM and 5:30PM -9:00PM from Mondays to Fridays.)

 

 

Where else can you take Classes?    Please see the list below!!

Marriage Preparation List of Venues

1. Queen of Apostles Renewal Centre

Engaged Couples Weekend Retreats:  

1617 Blythe Road, Mississauga ON L5H 2C3

Tel 905-278-5229  

Fax: 905-278-7513

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Website: www.qoa.ca

 

2. Saint Francis Centre

208501 Highway #9
Caledon, Ontario
L7K 0A8

Telephone 519 941 1747
Fax 519 941 6961

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Pre-Marriage Courses:

The Centre offers the Diocesan required course for couples preparing for marriage.

Usually 3 or 4 courses are held per calendar year. 

 

3. Archdiocese of Toronto:

Weekend classes at Various Parishes

Call for Family Services and Marriage Prep

Tel 416-921-1163 Ext 2248

www.cfstoronto.com for classes during the week!! 

 

4. St. Timothy Parish Location

(located at the corner of Dawson Rd & Centre Street)

42 Dawson Road 
Orangeville, ON
L9W 2W3

A Decision to Love

7:00 pm Friday to 7:00 pm Saturday

For more information or to register contact Robert Pella by

phone or e-mail 416-275-5020 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

5. Our Lady of Grace  in Angus

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Weekend Marriage Preparation Course  Sept 28-30, 2018