Marriage Prep Classes

Philadelphia County

Parish Name Address Pre-Cana Format Contact Person Phone Number Email Address 
Maternity BVM 9220 Old Bustleton Ave Phila, PA 19115 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in Fall and in Spring Deacon Joseph Bernauer 215-317-1002 jbernauer@dentsply.com
St. Cecilia 535 Rhawn Street Phila, PA 19111 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in Fall and in Spring Fr. Robert Lucas 215-725-1240 frlucas@stceciliafc.org
St. Agatha-St. James 111 S 38th St, Philadelphia PA, 19104 Not specified Fr. Remi Morales 267-787-5000 office@saintsaj.org 
St. Cyprian 525 S Cobbs Creek Pkwy Phila, PA 19143 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in Fall and in Spring Msgr. Britto 215-747-3150 fabritto10@juno.com 
St. Katherine of Siena 9700 Frankford Ave Phila, PA 19114 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in Fall and in Spring Deacon Jim Duffy 215-637-7548 ext 200 deaconjim3399@gmail.com
Holy Family* 234 Hermitage St.  Phila, PA 19127 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in November and May John Delaney 215-483-8736 John.Delaney.1978@alumni.nd.edu 

Bucks County

Parish Name Address Pre-Cana Format Contact Person Phone Number Email Address
St. Agnes 445 N. Main Street Sellersville, PA 18960 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in Fall and in Spring Deacon Harry and Maryanne Tucker N/A maryannetucker@verizon.net
St. Cyril of Jerusalem 1410 Almshouse Road Jamison, PA 18929 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in March Cynthia Tomassoni 215-343-1288 ctomassoni01@gmail.com 
St. Ephrem 5400 Hulmeville Rd Bensalem, PA 19020 All-Day Pre-Cana Class in Fall and in Spring Jen 215-245-1698

Montgomery County

Parish Name Address Pre-Cana Format Contact Person Phone Number Email Address
St. Teresa of Calcutta 256 Swamp Pike Schwenksville, PA 19473 Not shared Rectory 610-287-2525
Holy Saviour 407 E Main Street Norristown, PA 19401 Not shared Leti Martelli 610-960-7662 letimartelli@comcast.net
Our Mother of Good Counsel 31 Pennswood Rd Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 2 day sessions(Friday evening and Satuday 9am-7pm), 1 in November & 1 in February Karen Carey 610-574-3544 weddings@omgcparish.net 
Mary, Mother of the Redeemer 1325 Upper State Road North Whales, PA 19454 4 1.5 hours sessions (all dates mandatory) offered during fall and spring https://mmredeemer.org/pre-cana-registration 215-362-7400 https://mmredeemer.org/pre-cana-registration

Chester County

Parish Name Address Pre-Cana Format Contact Person Phone Number Email Address
Saint Elizabeth 110 Saint Elizabeth Drive Chester Springs, PA 18480 2/year Friday evening & all day Saturday Matt Pfeiffenberger 610-646-6550 matthewkarl@stelizabethparish.org
Saint Joseph 338 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335 2/year Friday evening & all day Saturday https://stjosephrc.org/matrimony 

Delaware County

Parish Name Address Pre-Cana Format Contact Person Phone Number Email Address
St. John Chrysostom 617 S. Providence Rd. Wallingford, PA 19086 Not specified Dr. Gerry Arango & her husband Michael Deely (610) 874-3418 x 106 22manypets@gmail.com mddeely@gmail.com.

While the Office for Life and Family tries to keep this list current, it is possible that there are other in person marriage preparation classes offered in other parishes not listed. You are encouraged to contact parishes close to you for more information.

Ascension Press 

Ascension Press also offers an online marriage preparation option to couples. Please click the link above for details.

Please contact us with questions: 610-873-2017 • info@PhillyCatholicMarriagePrep.com