|St. Peter's by-the-Sea
Weddings at St. Peter's
with a couple's deliberate life together as Christians.
In The Book of Common Prayer we read that a sacrament consists of “an outward and visible sign of an
inward and spiritual grace” (p. 857). The principal part of the outward and visible sign of Holy Matrimony
is both the lawful union brought about through the wedding ceremony and their physical union. The
inward grace of marriage is the presence and power of God given to the couple in order that they may
keep the vows and promise they have made to one another and to God.
Peter's is a worship service, reflecting the character and traditions of this congregation as it exhibits the
teachings of Christ.
Marriage. Specifically this occurs through instruction about the nature and meaning of Christian
marriage as well as practical teaching designed to provide a solid foundation for a livelong relationship
of mutual love, respect, and support. Preparation of marriage is a holy process because it leads to the
taking of vows before God and the witnesses.
encouraged to plan their ceremony to include the celebration of the Holy Eucharist, a communal
545 Shasta Avenue 8:00 AM Holy Eucharist 10:00 AM Holy Eucharist Service at the Prado Day Center
Morro Bay, CA 93442 10:30 AM Holy Eucharist