"The matrimonial covenant, by which a man and a woman establish between themselves a partnership of the whole of life, is by its nature ordered toward the good of the spouses and the procreation and education of offspring; this covenant between baptized persons has been raised by Christ the Lord to the dignity of a sacrament. (CCC 1601)
Engagement is the first step in building a successful marriage. This is a happy time and a time for preparation, reflection and prayer, and sharing your personal values.
Because the Catholic Church and your diocesan community wants couples to form strong, lasting marriages, all engaged couples wishing to marry in the Diocese of Covington are required to:
Please contact the Parish Office at least six months prior to the desired wedding date. 859-341-6609