The Paulist Center Boston
Marriage Preparation

Marriage Preparation

Thinking of Marriage is a pre-marriage program for couples planning to be married in the Church. This seminar focuses on marital communication, maturity, sexuality, common beliefs as well as faith differences, is presented by married couples and one of the Paulist priests on staff, and is open to all couples, regardless of affiliation with the Paulist Center or location of the wedding church/chapel. 
Potential participants MUST call 617-742-4460 and speak to our receptionist to register for a particular session before any payment may be made.  Paying without registering with our receptionist will not guarantee a place in a session.

Times: Daylong seminar from 10:15 am to 5:00 pm Saturday, with certificates given out after the 5:00 pm Mass.

 Available Dates
  • June 6, 2015 (change)
  • July 11, 2015
  • August 8, 2015
  • September 12, 2015
  • November 14, 2015
  • December 12, 2015


Cost: $175 (or negotiable if financial hardship).   In the form linked below, please notate your name, your fiance's name and the date of the Marriage Prep session you are registered for in the field that asks if the donation is "In memory or in honor of" someone.  
To make your online payment, click HERE.

Thinking of Marriage fulfills the “marriage prep” requirement for Catholic weddings throughout the archdiocese and country.  Please contact our weekday front-desk receptionist, to register: 617 742-4460.  35-40 couples sign up per month, so please register ASAP.  For a Catholic wedding, some additional paperwork is required with one’s local pastor/priest or wedding presider.

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