This all-in-one wedding resource for parish ministers directly corresponds to the new edition of Together for Life. The Order of Celebrating Matrimony Ritual Cards (formerly Rite of Marriage Ritual Cards) are revised to include the new, expanded introduction, a new scripture reading, optional blessings for the arras andlazzo, and new appendices for blessing an engaged couple and for blessing a married couple on the anniversary of marriage. With the changes to the Order of Celebrating Matrimony, the number of ritual cards has increased from 88 to 120, and the number of tabs increased from 15 to 19.
Here are the key dates for use of the revised Together for Life and the Order of Celebrating Matrimony Complete Set and Ritual Cards:
May 1, 2016—Non-returnable date for the current edition of Together for Life, as well as the Rite of Marriage Complete Set and Ritual Cards
September 6, 2016—Revised Together for Life and the Order of Celebrating Matrimony Complete Set and Ritual Cards will be on sale
September 8, 2016—First liturgical use allowed of the Order of Celebrating Matrimony in parishes
December 30, 2016—Mandatory date for parishes to begin using the Order of Celebrating Matrimony
Ideal as an ordination, anniversary, or all-occasion gift for any priest or deacon, the Order of Celebrating Matrimony Ritual Cards directly correspond to the 2016 edition of Together for Life.
The Order of Celebrating Matrimony Ritual Cards feature:
The complete set includes the following items, which are also sold separately:
Note: Ave Maria Press is licensed to sell this product only in the United States.
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