Marriage



Guidelines for weddings at Holy Family Parish
  • In order to be married in one of our churches, either the bride or the groom must be a baptized Catholic with proof of their sacramental record.
  • Holy Family Parish does not charge our registered active church members a fee for holding a wedding in one of our churches. The bride and/or groom must be the active members. (The priests may determine an “active” member at their own discretion.)
  • All others (visiting couples) are required to pay a one time fee of $2,000 in order to use one of our churches for their wedding. the date and time will be officially reserved upon receipt of said $2,000.
  • Weddings can be reserved at any of our churches on Saturdays between 12:00PM and 4:00PM or between 5:00PM and 9:00PM. (with the exception of St. Patrick, which is only available during the earlier time slot.)
  • Holy Family Parish members must schedule wedding preparation classes with the priest or deacon of their choice from our parish, within six months of the wedding date.
  • Visiting couples are responsible for organizing their marriage preparation with their home parishes. Please note, this takes an average of six months.
  • Visiting couples are required to provider their own priest or deacon to perform the wedding.
  • The couple may use the Holy Family Parish music ministry, or bring in their own singers and/or musicians.
  • The couple may bring in flowers for decoration, or candles with LED lights only. No open flame. Nothing may be placed on the altar, only on the floor or steps in front of it. Nothing can be attached to any surface of the church in any way. If any damage or markings of any kind are left behind anywhere in the church, the couple will be held financially responsible for repairs.
  • Nothing may be thrown inside or outside of any of our churches. Please help us preserve our  buildings by saving the rice, birdseed, flower petals, confetti…etc. for your reception.
  • Absolutely NO alcohol is allowed on the property!
St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica

Sacred Heart Church

St. Patrick Church

Holy Rosary Church