Pre Cana Class at St. Jude

Pre Marriage Class

The Archdiocese of Santa Fe requires that any couple preparing for marriage fulfill a marriage preparation course prior to their wedding day. Pre Cana is one of the courses that a couple may choose from.

Conference Dates:

Classes consist of all 5 dates and are held from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM, except on the last night when couples are required to attend a Mass on Saturday at 5:00pm followed by the last class ending at 8:30 PM. 

Upcoming Classes:


  • January 2017: 1/3, 1/5, 1/10, 1/12 - Mass on Saturday, 1/14/2017 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.
  • March/April 2017: 3/28, 3/30, 4/4, 4/6 - Mass on Saturday, 4/8/2017 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.
  • July 2017: 7/11, 7/13, 7/17, 7/20, Mass on Saturday, 7/22/2017 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.
  • October 2017: 10/3, 10/5, 10/10, 10/12 - Mass on Saturday, 10/14/2017 at 5:00pm fol-lowed by celebration dinner.

Please note: The sets of classes previously scheduled in September and November 2017 have been CANCELLED. 

Couples should pick up books a few weeks prior to the first class to complete pre-class  assignments. The cost of the class is $75.00 per couple.There are nine assignments that need to be completed prior to the first class and it is recommended that couples give themselves at least a week to complete them. PLEASE NOTE: REGISTRATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL BOOKS FOR THE CLASS HAVE BEEN PICKED UP FROM THE PARISH OFFICE


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Please note that beginning in January 2017, the cost of Pre Cana classes are $75.00 per couple.