Marriage

Congratulations on your engagement! The Archdiocese of Cincinnati requires engaged couples to attend a premarital preparation program. Couples must call Deacon Roger Klosterman 937-726-9979 at least six months in advance of anticipated wedding date to enroll in program. A wedding date can be set only after the first appointment. Do not expect to get potential wedding dates at initial phone call. After date has been set, please contact the Director of Music, Jared Post at 419-628-2614 to confirm organist/musician.

Time for Weddings

Saturday afternoons at 1:30 PM.  The wedding party must be out of both churches by 3:45 PM.

Donation to the Church

Couples are to make a donation to the church to cover such expenses such as using the church, materials used in the preparation process, sacristan, and other miscellaneous services.  The donation to the church is required even if arrangements are made for outside musicians and/or visiting priest.  The expenses of the church remain the same.  Payment for Use of Church are payable to St. Augustine Church regardless which church you select – St. Augustine or St. Joseph and should be given at the same time the marriage license is brought to the St. Augustine Rectory or prior.

Parishioners:

  • $450.00 donation will include use of the Church and St. Augustine Director of Music.
  • $300.00 donation is required if you choose a different organist or group and you pay them directly.

Non-parishioners:

  • $750.00 donation will include use of the Church and St. Augustine Director of Music.
  • $600.00 if you choose a different organist or group and you pay them directly.