Please Note: St. Andrew’s Church is a Registered Historic Building and is often not available for Wedding Services.
Priority is always given to parishioners who are seeking a date for Marriage at St. Andrew’s.
law dictates that the normal place in which a Roman Catholic wedding
can take place is the parish in which the bride or groom (or both)
Parishioners who wish to celebrate the Rite of Marriage at St. Andrew’s must contact the parish office at 905 844 3303 and complete the Application for Marriage Form which will be sent to them.
Couples who are not residents of east Oakville
(Kerr St. East to Winston Churchill Blvd. and QEW south to Lake
Ontario) but belong to a parish in the Diocese of Hamilton or some other
place, must first contact the parish priest where they currently reside
to begin the process of making plans for marriage. Only when the parish
priest has agreed to assist with preparation for marriage can we
consider your request to celebrate your wedding at St. Andrew’s.
Couples who reside outside the Diocese of Hamilton MUST first contact the parish as special permissions are required from the diocese in which they reside.
A marriage preparation course is required for weddings at St.
Andrew’s Parish. The course is designed to foster a proper understanding
of the duties and obligations inherent in christian marriage. With
the assistance of other parish couples, various presentations are
conducted through this program.
Our next course will be held on
the weekend of Friday October 25th, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm and
Saturday October 26th, 2019 from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. For more
information and/or to register please contact Sheila Milway at
Weddings may not be celebrated on Sundays or Holydays or during Lent in the Hamilton diocese.