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I'm back from my wedding...as promised here is my review for Rev. Jorge Arechiga... As I had posted earlier Rev. Marco Arechiga wasn't available so we went with his brother Rev. Jorge Arechiga...AND....He was great!!

 

We met with him a few days before the wedding so we could all get to know eachother, I didn't want to feel like he was a complete stranger. He had sent over a few different sample ceremonies via email, I ended up liking a little bit from each one, but not one completely, so I took it upon myself to copy and paste and then send it back. He totally worked with me to come up with the perfect ceremony. I always received a prompt response via email, and when we met in person we went over it again to make sure it was exactly what we wanted.

 

To top it off we had some guests who didn't speak English and others who didn't speak Spanish, so he did our ceremony in both!! A little Spanish first then the translation in English, it was beautiful, this way everyone could laugh and/or cry!! haha.

 

At the end he did something really special and said a special thanks to our parents, which was totally appropriate for us. He had mentioned to us in our meeting that he always adds something at the end, unscripted, that he felt would be appropriate for us and our group, and he totally did!

 

He's really sweet and you can feel how much he loves what he does.

 

As far as I'm concerned, I would recommend him.

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Hi Ladies!!!! I NEED HELP!!!!!! Are there any recent brides that used an officiant/minister OTHER THAN Marco Arechiga? I'm getting married next June and am looking for a minister who can deliver a special ceremony.smile124.gif

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Because the fiance and I are likely to be civilly married in Canada it would mean a great deal to us if our wedding in Cabo was performed by an active Minister.

 

I was doing some googling and heard of a Mike Gratzke of the (non-denominational) English Church in Cabo. Has anyone had any dealings with him?

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