Redemptorist Church Requirements

REDEMPTORIST PARISH CEBU…PASTORAL POLICY FOR MARRIAGES


 



  1. Couples intending to marry should come for a PRE MARRIAGE INTERVIEW.


At least ONE MONTH before the intended date for their wedding.


 



  1. PRE MARRIAGE INTERVIEW:             TUESDAY ONLY at 3:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.


 



  1. It is highly recommended that couples celebrate their marriage in the actual parish where they have their residence.


 



  1. Those preparing for marriage must attend a formal PRE - CANA SEMINAR.


1st Sunday         :Redemptorist                8AM – 5PM                    253-6315/6341


2nd Sunday         :Capitol Parish               1PM – 5PM                    255-8516


                        :Sacred Heart                1PM – 7PM                    253-6479


3rd Sunday         :Mabolo Parish               8AM – 5PM                    232-5979/4128096


4th Sunday         :San Vicente                  8AM – 5PM                    2561491


 


They should celebrate the sacrament of RECONCILIATION before their wedding day.


 



  1. Care must be taken to safeguard and dignity and solemnity of the celebration and of the place.


To avoid distraction from the Liturgy, the following are to be observed:


a.)   As much as possible, the celebration must be SIMPLE and devoid of lavish decorations & unnecessary additions; *


b.)   A large entourage be discouraged. One pair of sponsor only is highly recommended; *


c.)   The participation of young boys and girls who can hardly walk be discouraged *


d.)   Only appropriate songs be sung.  The use of secular and popular songs in church is forbidden.  No singing during the rite; *


e.)   The presence of photographers and the used of video be regulated and minimized.


                                                  [Statues of the Fourth Diocesan Synod of Cebu *]



  1. Couples and their entourage should arrive in church fifteen (15) minutes before their marriage schedule and be in their places at the altar before the agreed time for their Mass to begin.

  2. One Hour only is allotted for the use of the church for weddings.

  3. Eighteen Years Old is the minimum required age for marriage.

  4. PAPERS NEEDED:


1.     Baptismal Certificate of both              - original copy


2.     Confirmation Certificate of both                     - original copy


3.     Pre-Cana Seminar Certificate             - original copy


4.     Marriage License


5.     Marriage Contract (Photocopy only) if civilly married


6.     Letter of Permission from the Parish Priest (if not under Redemptorist Parish.  This must be taken after the Pre-Marriage Interview)


 


MARRIAGES: TUESDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY – 9:00AM; 10:30AM & 3:30PM


                         1st & 3rd SAT. 7:45AM – COMMUNITY WEDDING


 


                         THURSDAY – 3:30PM ONLY


 


                         NO EXEMPTIONS ENTERTAINED


 



  1. If you make a special liturgy, please submit a draft of approval before printing.


 



  1. AGREEMENT (use of church for one hour)


15 minutes late – no singing


20 minutes late – no mass (ceremony only)


30 minutes late – no wedding


 


            MARRIAGE FEES: Php 6,000 (parishioners)


                                          Php 8,000 (non-parishioners)


 


THANK YOU FOR YOUR FULL COOPERATION.