The Wedding Day

Sacristan

There is a parish Sacristan who will be of assistance the day of the wedding. This person is available to answer any of your last minute questions...

Flowers and Decorations

Flowers are optional. Our churches are beautiful as they are. However, should you want flowers, please keep these guidelines in mind...

Time Line

Because there may be more than one wedding on your special day, these times help everyone enjoy the day.

Aisle Runners Etc

Aisle runners are not used because of safety concerns and are not necessary for the liturgical celebration. We ask you to inform everyone to refrain from throwing rice...

Readers and Readings

The priest may proclaim all the scripture readings, but it is preferable that you ask friends or relatives to read the Old Testament, New Testament and Petitions...

Rehearsals

The time of your wedding rehearsal should be scheduled with your priest. Please do this early in the process of planning your wedding...

Ushers and Clean-Up

Take time to select two or more responsible people who will act as your ushers. The ushers can escort people to their pews, hand out the Orders of Worship...

Fees

The fee that bring to the rehearsal includes the use of the church and the fees for the parish priest, organist/pianist, cantor and sacristan...

Photographs

Photographic personnel are welcome to attend the wedding rehearsal. Please ask your photographer and/or videographer to speak to the priest before the liturgy...

Visiting Clergy

If you have a priest or clergyman that you would like to be a part of your ceremony, please make arrangements with the parish priest you are working with regarding this request...