Marriage Preparation

Please complete the Premarital Information Form at least 7 months prior to the anticipated wedding date to arrange an initial meeting with Father Gerry Riva. The form must be emailed to RCIA@hscc.us.

Basic marriage requirements

  • Either the bride, the groom, or the parents of either are required to be registered members of Holy Spirit Catholic Community for at least three months prior to contacting the parish to set a date.
  • The Diocese of Joliet requires an engagement period of at least six months before the date of the wedding.
  • The completion of a FOCCUS questionnaire and attendance at a marriage preparation program