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Weddings

A wedding is one of life’s great moments, a time of solemn commitment as well as good wishes, feasting and joy.

If you’re thinking about celebrating your marriage in the Anglican Church, we’re excited and happy to hear from you.  

All couples are welcome to inquire and meet with our Rector, Katherine Morgan.  

We are more than a place to have a wedding.  We are a place to be married, to live out your marriage and to celebrate God’s gift of love and life.

 

See below for answers to some frequently asked questions.

Can my fiancé(e) and I get married at St. John's?


Yes, if (all):
a) at least one of you is baptized
b) you give at least 60 days notice c) you are prepared to undertake marriage preparation with our Rector, Katherine Morgan.




My fiancé(e) and I have our own pastor but would like to rent your church for our wedding. Is this permitted?


Yes, following a conversation between your pastor and our Rector, that establishes that this will be a Christian ceremony.




What is the cost of a wedding at St. John's?


The cost varies depending upon which services you request. The basic fee is $350 for the use of the church. Other fees and honoraria for clergy, musicians, bell ringer, equipment are optional/negotiable.




Can we have our wedding reception in your parish hall?


Yes. Our hall has a capacity of 269 for a stand-up affair, 213 with seating at tables if you are not serving alcohol, and 184 with seating if you are serving alcohol.

We have round tables as well as 6’ and 8’ rectangular tables and 200 chairs.

For more detailed information about hall rentals please contact the church office.





For more information about weddings

 please contact us.

A beautiful wedding a St. John's Anglican Church Thorold.