Diocesan Policies regarding Marriage outside the Church building are stated at the bottom of this page.

Requirements for St. Charles Borromeo Parish

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Suitable Place for a Wedding - Diocesan Policy

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Celebration of Marriage (Reminders) - Diocesan Policy

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Procedure to Obtain Permission - Diocesan Policy

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A great source for further information of the Sacrament of Marriage: http://togetherforlifeonline.com/ or our parish website at: Marriage Form.
Each month we collect articles and inspiration for married couples to help build the foundation to stay together for life.
Check out these articles from about being Catholic and being married for life: 
Spirituality: "How to Stay Married 10 Years & Then Some: Karee and Manny
Authors Karee and Manny Santos share their secrets to staying happily married for ten years on their blog for Catholic marriages, Can We Cana?. 

Communication: "
The Secret to Having a Marriage That Never Goes Stale"
Popular author Jeff Goins shares his secret for a happy marriage: always have something to look forward to. You will have plenty of dreaming and talking to do! 

Finances: "
The Guide to Buying a New Home
Are you thinking about buying a home? Check out this extensive guide to buying (or renting) a home and the seven basic steps for the new home buyer. 

Romance and Date Ideas: "
Prescription for a better marriage: Start dating
Spiritual author Mary DeTurris Poust reflects on an interesting experience with her husband. They went on a date. Insignificant? Well, maybe, if it wasn't one of the only dates they've been on together in the last nineteen years! Check out Poust's lesson learned. 

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