February 8/9, 2020
Marriage Sunday highlights the importance of the sacrament of marriage and complements World Marriage Sunday celebrations that take place across North America.
The Celebration of Marriage Mass will take place on Sunday, February 9, 2020 at St. Isaac Jogues Parish (1148 Finch Avenue, Pickering) at 3:00 p.m.. Cardinal Thomas Collins will preside over this special Mass where all are welcome to attend and married couples will have an opportunity to renew their vows.
Please note that everyone wishing to attend is required to register before the deadline of February 4, 2020 to secure a seat. All married couples are invited to attend; however, reserved seating will be available only for couples celebrating their milestone 25th, 40th, 50th and 60+ wedding anniversaries. Non-reserved seating will be provided on a first-come first-served basis to all other married couples, family members, friends and others attending the Mass (doors open at 2 p.m.).
2019 PHOTOS: -
Album of photos from the 2019 Mass- Group shots of milestone couples:60+ years | 50 years | 40 years | 25 years
Letter from Cardinal Collins
About the Celebration of Marriage Mass 2020 (FAQ)
Resources:- For Couples- For Parishes- For Widowed, Separated and Divorced Persons
"Marriage is a precious sign, for when a man and a woman celebrate the sacrament of marriage, God is, as it were, 'mirrored' in them; he impresses in them his own features and the indelible character of his love. Marriage is the icon of God's love for us."From Pope Francis'