How will the church view my marriage?



My wife and I are both protestants who were married in a church by a minister. If I enter the Catholic Church (but my wife does not), will the church recognize my marriage as valid?



If neither of you were baptized Catholic, and neither of you has been previously married, then yes, your marriage is valid.

Non-Catholics marry validly when they marry each other civilly (provided they have no divine law impediments like a prior bond).



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