Welcome to Saint Patrick’s Marriage Preparation!

 
The sacrament of marriage is a visible sign of God’s love for the Church. When a man and a woman are married in the Church, they receive the grace needed for a lifelong bond of unity. 

Congratulations on your engagement!

1) Apply for Marriage at the Cathedral 

2) Schedule an Initial Interview

3) Register for our Marriage Preparation Sessions 

Call the Parish Office at (915) 533-4451.

Marriage Preparation Classes take place 3-4 times per year. To sign up for Marriage Preparation classes at Saint Patrick Cathedral and to reserve your wedding date review our Sacrament of Marriage: Guidelines & Preparation

The fee for preparation and for a wedding at the Cathedral is $350. A $150 deposit is required at the initial interview and registration. 

If you plan to be married elsewhere, the total fee for Marriage Preparation at Saint Patrick is $75. Other fees may apply. Are you still not sure where to start, download this Engaged Couples Checklist to guide you through the process.

If you have any questions or have any prior marriages, please contact Deacon Andy Ruvalcaba at andyruval@gmail.com or call the Parish Office at (915-533-4451). We are here to help.