May a Catholic marry a Buddhist?


I am a male Roman Catholic and I am dating a Buddhist woman. I am wondering if it is allowed and recognized by the church to be married to her. Is there an interfaith ceremony that we could do or would I be unable to be married in the/a Catholic church?

Thanks for the help.



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