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Old Apr 17, '11, 2:46 pm
erin522 erin522 is offline
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Default When did my marriage become a sacrament?

My husband and I were married a little while ago. He is both baptized and confirmed. I was neither at the time. At the time of our marriage, I was understanding that the marriage was not a sacrament for me (since I was not Catholic at the time) but it was for my husband. And now that I am baptized/confirmed Catholic, it then became a sacrament for me as well.

Someone was telling me that our marriage did not become a sacrament for my husband until I was baptized and confirmed. Which is true?

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Old Apr 18, '11, 11:55 am
Fr. Vincent Serpa Fr. Vincent Serpa is offline
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Default Re: Marriage as a sacrament

Hi

Your friend is correct. The marriage can only be a sacrament if BOTH have been baptized.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.
 

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