In the Catholic Church, great value is placed on marriage. It is the foundation of family life and thus, the foundation of society. This lifelong partnership between man and woman is established for their mutual salvation and for the procreation and education of children.

Parishioners should call the Parish Office( 816-537-6990 ) at least nine months in advance, and must be active parishioners for at least 6 months before a date can be set.