Wedding/Mass on Sunday

My nephew is getting married (in a Catholic Church) on a Sunday afternoon this June. They apparently have gotten permission to have a nuptial Mass. Family members are in disagreement, and we have gotten conflicting statements from priests. Will this count as a Sunday Mass? (Many of us are coming from out-of-town, so it would be helpful to know!).

As this nuptial Mass takes place on Sunday it fulfills the Sunday obligation. For more information, see this explanation by Catholic Answers’ director of apologetics, Jimmy Akin:

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