The Sacrament of Holy Matrimony

Marriage Prep
Congratulations on your engagement! We are happy to walk with you as you prepare to enter into this most sacred vocation.

The first step is to contact Anthony Fortunato, Director of Evangelization, at to schedule a meeting to receive your Marriage Prep Packet.

Marriage Preparation Retreat

This weekend retreat is an opportunity for engaged couples to grow in their understanding and appreciation of God’s plan for happiness in marriage. The weekend provides dynamic presentations on various topics regarding Holy Matrimony, God’s intentions for our human sexuality, the meaning and impact of authentic spousal love, and how to manage the basic components of married life together.

There will be an opportunity to celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation and we will attend Mass on Sunday morning, followed by a brunch to conclude the retreat hosted by families in our “Families of Bethany” ministry.

Retreat Schedule:


  • Friday: 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Saturday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
  • Sunday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cost: $180 per couple. Cost includes 5 meals and all materials.

Register here.

If you cannot complete the online registration, please Anthony Fortunato, Director of Evangelization, at