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Types of Marriage Ceremonies

SoCalCatholicWeddings can help you to have a wedding in the Catholic tradition or a wedding with a combination of Catholic/Non-Catholic elements or a Non-Denominational wedding. 

Steps to Your Wedding Ceremony

The first step is to have a preliminary meeting shortly after finalizing your wedding

date and location. We can meet at a location that is mutually accessible. Our

first meeting would provide us an opportunity to get to know one another and

clarify our expectations.

We would review the ceremony format and many wedding resources:

Scripture and secular readings, vows, blessings and exchange of rings, and

various traditions and rituals ( i.e. arras, lasso, unity candle, mixing of sand, mixing of wine, special blessings, etc.) to personalize your service. 

We can schedule additional meetings until you feel comfortable with the wedding ceremony. After our meeting we may communicate as many times as necessary to answer questions and clarify expectations.   We will practice the ceremony as many times as you may need.  My goal is to make your wedding ceremony dreams a reality and make you ready for your SPECIAL DAY!

Please contact us and tell us what your wedding ceremony preferences are.

About Father Greg Huerta 

Ordained a Catholic priest since 1995. Graduated with a Master’s Degree in Divinity and Pastoral Ministry from Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ. 

With over 20 years of experience in wedding ministry, Father Huerta has a vast experience reflected in hundreds of weddings officiated in over 20 years of experience in ministry. 

After serving as an Associate Pastor at parochial ministry, Fr. Huerta joined the Military and served as a Chaplain for the Armed Forces at various locations throughout the world.  He recently settled in Southern California.  His passion consists in helping couples as they prepare for the most important event of their life, their wedding.  He also enjoys family and marriage ministry leading bible and prayer groups.  In addition to weddings, he performs quinceañera ceremonies. 

Ceremonies are performed under the ecclesiastical endorsement and authority of CITI ministries, the Society of Christ's Priesthood, a Catholic group dedicated to serve people's Catholic faith and traditions. CITI MInistries is under the ecumenical faith group called International Council of Community Churches.

Fr. Huerta's goal is helping you to get to the wedding ceremony of your dreams, and he is 100% bilingual (English-Spanish). 

LOCATION

SoCalCatholicWeddings is here to officiate your wedding at the place of your choice

Winery & Garden Weddings 

Garden Home and intimate garden weddings

Regional park weddings

Golf Course Weddings

Mission Weddings

Historical Site Weddings

Ocean View/Beach Weddings

Weddings at selected restaurants, banquet halls, and museums.