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#1 JenniferSS



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    Posted 04 July 2009 - 03:50 PM

    Sandals & Beaches Resorts- Catholic Weddings

    Requirements and Procedures

    Cost of Catholic Wedding: $100.00US additional to the Government and
    Administrative Fees for Weddings ( if applicable) and Church donation paid
    directly to the priest on wedding day.

    Procedure for Bride and Groom:
    Reserve wedding reception time direct with Sand & Sun Vacations.
    Contact Catholic Church directly to set up the ceremony time at least
    1 ½ hours prior to reception time. Complete this no later than 2-3 months prior to wedding date.
    Send documents from personal parish priest to the destination church via overnight mail to the appropriate island address listed below. Please send via DHL or Federal Express.
    Call church office to make sure that all documents are acceptable. Reconfirm time and date of wedding. ONLY THE CHURCH CAN CONFIRM TIME AND DATE. Please advise Unique Vacations of your church ceremony time.
    Please send all legal documents necessary to obtain marriage license to the Unique Vacations office in Miami. Attn: Weddings 4950 SW 72nd Ave, Miami, FL 33155

    Requirements for Bride and Groom:
    Cover letter with names, address, telephone number and wedding booking number.
    Letter from church authorizing bride /groom to be married outside of parish.
    Letter of pre-marital investigations
    Letter of dispensation (if one party is not Catholic)
    Pre-Kana class certificate / letter confirming attendance of premarital class
    Notarized photocopy of baptismal certificate (original ink stamp/signature)
    Notarized photocopy of birth certificate (original ink stamp and signature)

    Island Church Contacts

    Father Clarke
    1 Forth Street P.O.Box 197
    Blessed Sacrament Cathedral
    Montego Bay St. James
    West Indies
    Tel: 876-952-2481
    Bride and Groom must contact Father Clarke to be assigned appropriate hurch

    Bishop Reirs
    Holy Family Cathedral (St. John’s ) Our Perpetual Help (Farmers Harbor)
    PO Box 16,St. John’s, Antigua, West Indies
    Tel: 268-461-1127
    Bride and Groom must call Bishop Reis to be assigned church

    Monsignor Simeon Roberts
    St. Francis Cathedral
    West St. PO Box N. 8187, Nassau, Bahamas
    Tel. 242-322-8919 Fax 242-323-3802

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    #2 JenniferSS



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      Posted 04 July 2009 - 03:56 PM

      The above information applies to Sandals & Beaches Resorts Catholic Destination wedding Requirements

      Turks & Caicos
      Our Lady of Divine Providence Cathedral
      Rectory Tel. 649-941-5136
      Wedding Scheduling is based on observance of holidays, arrival date and residency requirements and is subject to availability on property.

      St. Lucia
      Archbishop Kelvin Felix Father Jerry
      Roman Catholic Presbytery St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church
      PO Box 97, Castries, St. Lucia, West Indies Tel 758-450-8325 Fax 758-450-8794
      Tel. 758-452-2271 or 758-452-2272 email: st.joseph_church@candw.lc
      Used by couples at Sandals Halcyon or Regency Used by couples staying at Sandals Grande

      All applicable costs, policies and promotions are subject to change and availability

      #3 pineapple princess

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        Posted 10 August 2009 - 12:49 PM

        bump! how did i miss this thread in my previous searches?!?!?! good information here for catholic brides.
        "Formerly goNDmay9"
        "so long and thanks for all the fish!"

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