To Marry at ORPC

All couples who wish to be solemnized by an ORPC’s pastor and/or hold their solemnization in ORPC must apply in writing to the Session for approval to marry at ORPC. Application must be submitted at least 6 months before the wedding date.

To marry at ORPC, the couple must satify the following:

If the above requirements are satified, then:

  1. Both parties must complete (or have already completed) ORPC’s Marriage Preparation Class. This must be done at least 6 months before the wedding
  2. Apply to session using the required application form and this must be done at least 6 months before the marriage date and can be done before step 1 is completed
  3. Arrange to meet the ORPC pastor officating the marriage for marriage interview(s)

Please Note:

  • The Application will only be sumitted to Session for appprival after
    • they have both completed ORPC’s Marriage Preparations Class and
    • they have completed their marriage interview(s) with the officating pastor.
  • All bookings of church facilities are tentative until final approval from Session is given.

Footnotes

Believing Christians: A person who has accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Saviour and who have been baptised (For those baptised as children: confirmed) and are members of good standing at their current church.

Baptism/Membership certificates: You will need to submit your Baptism/ Confirmation/ Membership certificate as proof of this.