On Sunday, May 13, Archbishop J. Michael Miller, CSB, celebrated a special Mass honouring couples celebrating their milestone anniversaries: 5th, 10th, 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th, 50th, 55th & 60th+ years of marriage. Over 220 couples registered their milestone anniversary to celebrate with us! To read Archbishop Miller’s homily, click here.
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Photobooth photos are also available here via facebook by Art Box Media.
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Can I bring my family to the Marriage Anniversary Mass?
All family members are most welcome. There will not be assigned seating at Mass, so please sit with your families. Seating for the Mass is on a first come first served basis. We expect an overflow crowd for Mass.
Will there be a special blessing for all couples at the Mass?
During the Mass a special blessing will be given to all couples celebrating their milestone anniversary.
What should I wear to the Marriage Anniversary Mass?
Please wear your Sunday best. As this is a special Mass to celebrate the milestone anniversary of 225 couples within our Archdiocese, we encourage you to wear your Sunday best.
Where can I pick-up my Marriage Anniversary Certificate?
Marriage Anniversary Certificates can be picked-up in Jubilee Hall after Mass.
Will there be an opportunity to take photos at Mass?
There will be an opportunity, right after Mass for each group to have photos taken with Archbishop Miller, CSB. Groups will be called up by their milestone anniversary: 5th, 10th, 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 45th, 50th, 55th & 60th+ years of marriage. Further instructions will be provided after Mass. All photos will be made available online.