In the Catholic church, marriage between a Catholic and a baptized non-Catholic Christian requires express permission from the local bishop. Marriage between a Catholic and a non-Christian requires the bishop's express d... More »

Those wishing to marry in the Catholic Church must be baptized, in good standing with the Church, must not have been married before with a few exceptions and must be marrying someone of the opposite sex. These are some o... More » Holidays & Celebrations Weddings

Muslims, with a few exceptions, are discouraged from marrying outside of the Islamic faith. Female Muslims are not permitted to marry outside of the church under any circumstances. Male Muslims are allowed to marry holy ... More »

St. Agnes Catholic Church in Arlington, VA, offers daily Masses, Sunday Masses, Spanish Masses and those sacraments present at most parishes, such as confession and marriage. A special feature of St. Agnes Catholic Churc... More » World View Religion Christianity

The seven Catholic sacraments include baptism, Eucharist, also known as Communion, reconciliation, confirmation and marriage. The remaining Catholic sacraments are holy orders and anointing of the sick. Catholic sacramen... More »

There is no set order in which an individual should receive the seven Catholic sacraments, although baptism will always be the first, which along with the Eucharist, will generally be received before marriage due to age.... More » World View Religion Christianity

To find the Catholic parish nearest to your location in the United States, use the "Parish Locator" map program run by Catholic Online, a website officially sanctioned by the Vatican. More »