Weddings

Matrimony may be celebrated within Mass or without Mass.
Any applicable guidelines from the celebration of Mass must be followed.
Holy Communion should not be given outside of Mass.
Contact the parish office for updated guidelines or with questions. 812-4251577

Sts. Mary and John Parish has a long history of serving, forming, and leading couples through the engagement and marriage process. Our parish has been blessed with the many couples who have begun their marriage journey here.

How do I schedule a wedding at St. Mary Church?
Please call the parish office and ask for Kim Kuehn, Office Manager, to check an available date or to schedule your wedding. If you have any questions, please contact Kim Kuehn in the parish office 812-425-1577, ext. 210.

What are the requirements to get married here?
Either the bride or groom must be registered in a parish, a practicing Catholic and actively worshiping and involved at a church. Before scheduling a wedding, the interested couple will need approval from the pastor of Sts. Mary and John Parish and their pastor of the parish they attend.

What are the costs associated with having a wedding?
The rental fee for the church is $850; There is a deposit of $250 required to hold the date requested. This deposit will go towards the church rental fee. This includes the fee for the Sacristan. The fee for musicians are additional. The total rental fee and deposit will be returned if the date is cancelled.

View the Parish Wedding Guidelines and Information

View the Diocese of Evansville Marriage Policy

Getting Married? Attention all engaged couples…

THE NEXT UNVEILED IN-PERSON MARRIAGE PREP RETREAT IS SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 AT THE CATHOLIC CENTER IN EVANSVILLE. 

THIS WILL BE A ONE DAY RETREAT.  ENGAGED COUPLES CAN CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION.

NOTES: 2022 February and April Retreat dates are set and can be accessed at the above link.

THE ONLINE UNVEILED RESOURCE WILL CONTINUE TO BE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE END OF 2021


THE TRUTH ABOUT NFP is back to In-Person
(required for marriage prep in Diocese of Evansville)

A FREE, 1-hour Introduction to Catholic teaching on fertility and Natural Family Planning models
* Denotes presentation offered within Unveiled Marriage Prep retreat

  1. July 18, 2021 (Evansville)
  2. August 15, 2021 (Vincennes)
  3. September 26, 2021 (Evansville)*
  4. October 17, 2021 (Jasper)
  5. November 7, 2021 (TBD)
  6. December 19, 2021 (Vincennes)

Holy Family Center for Life Fertility Care Center
918 W. Mill Rd., Evansville, IN.  47705
812-421-2030 |  [email protected]