Marriage & Family Life

Brochure 2016

A Wedding is a Day, A Marriage is a Lifetime

Strong Marriages, Strong Families, Strong Communities

Congratulations on your decision to marry. The church rejoices with you and wants your wedding day and married life to be richly blessed.

Our aim is to give you knowledge and skills in order that you might make your marriage the best possible, and to help you build a strong foundation for a lasting marriage.

The Marriage Preparation Programme

Offers some insight into the dynamics of intimate relationships

Takes a realistic look at the challenges of commitment and offers strategies for success

Provides an understanding of the sacrament of marriage

Is available to all couples regardless of religious background

Is approved by the Catholic Bishop of Auckland and recognised worldwide