For man is created in the image and likeness of God who is himself love. 

Since God created him man and woman, their mutual love becomes an image of the absolute

and unfailing love with which God loves man.  It is good, very good, in the Creator's eyes.

-CCC 1604


Dear Newly Engaged:


Congratulations!  Marriage is a wonderful institution established by God.  It is the joining together of a man and a woman in a lifetime commitment of fidelity, care and support.  As such, it should be entered into reverently and carefully. 


We are happy that you have chosen to be married at on the Parishes within the Scioto Catholic Consortium.  We want to plan with you a wedding service which is both meaningful and appropriate.  We have a wedding booklet with and explanation of all our policies and fee schedule.   We also have a checklist to help keep you on track during your preparation.


Please sign and return to Marriage Preparation Contract and Guidelines as soon as possible and please be assured of our prayers. 



Fr. Joe