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Must Catholics Marry in Catholic Ceremonies?

February 17, 2014 by  
Filed under Fr. Bartunek, Marriage

Many of my friends’ children that insist they are Catholic got married in Episcopal, Lutheran (on a beach with uncle presiding) etc. type of ceremony. Are they still free to receive at Mass? Are they considered married in the Catholic Church? This is “no big deal” now a days? Would appreciate the Church’s view on this matter. The situations you allude to are more complicated than you might think. Unfortunately,... Read More

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