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 getting married in the Catholic Church must be baptized Christians, not too closely related, in good standing with the church, of the opposite sex and free to marry. The term "free to marry" is often the biggest ob... More »

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

The Catholic liturgical calendar marks days and seasons that are significant in the Catholic faith. It begins at the beginning of December, or end of November and ends on the feast of Christ the King. The calendar also i... More » World View Religion Christianity