Marriage preparation at St. Thomas More will guide, teach and support engaged couples through the sacramental preparation of their marriage.
All couples wanting to be married in the Catholic Church must be formally prepared at a Catholic parish. Please contact your church of registration to begin the preparation process to marry in the Catholic Church.
Marriage Preparation requirements in the Archdiocese of Denver
8-9 months of preparation prior to wedding ceremony
Marriage Preparation Program (our retreat registration form is on the right side of this page)
Natural Family Planning
Life Skills (completed with FOCCUS Inventory)
St. Thomas More Marriage Preparation Retreat Dates
2017 Retreat Dates
May 5, 6, 7
September 8, 9, 10
2018 Retreat Dates
January 19, 20, 21
May 4, 5, 6
Please note this marriage preparation retreat does not meet the requirements for Catholics who reside in the Diocese of Colorado Springs (South of County Line Rd). If you are in this situation, please contact your church of preparation for other options.
All days of the retreat weekend must be attended to receive the certificate of attendance which is required for marriage preparation.
Then the LORD God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him.” Genesis 2:18