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St. Mary Parish | Appleton, WI

Sacrament of Service

Marriage is one of two sacraments of service.  The other is Holy Orders, ordination to the diaconate or priesthood.   Marriage is a vocation, a Christian marriage is a “covenant relationship between a man, woman and God”.  God himself is the author of marriage.

For Your Marriage: a Catholic website to give guidance to Catholic Couples and Families.
  • Dating (resources on having a Christ centered relationship)
  • Engaged (they can help you plan a Catholic wedding, and also provide resources as you discern the vocation of marriage)
  • Guidance in Marriage (for all married couples, no matter what stage of marriage you are in)
  • Starting/Already have a family (resources on raising a Catholic family)