Couples must contact one of the parish priests at least six months prior to their wedding date. There are a number of mandatory instructional options offered to couples, ranging from Engaged Encounter Retreats to more traditional classes.
Pre-Cana Program at St. Louise
This is a program designed to prepare couples for the Sacrament of Marriage. Pre-Cana gets its name from the wedding feast that Jesus attended in John’s gospel. Our program is staffed by one of the parish priests and a number of married couples from the parish. The program is designed to stimulate discussion between an engaged couple about subjects that may influence and enhance their marriage. Some time is spent in discussion with married couples who share their perspectives on married life. This program is meant to strengthen the couples’ commitment to the Sacrament of Marriage.
Our next class will be in the Fall of 2017 [dates will be posted soon] (Friday and Saturday) in LeGras Parish Center, Lower Level. The cost is $75 per couple and all materials will be provided. The schedule is as follows: