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 2018: 1/2, 1/4, 1/9, 1/11 - Mass on Saturday, 1/13/2018 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.

  • April 2018: 4/3, 4/5, 4/10, 4/12 - Mass on Saturday, 4/14/2018 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.

  • June 2018: 6/26, 6/28, 7/3, 7/5, - Mass on Saturday, 7/7/2018 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.

  • October 2018: 10/23, 10/25, 10/30, 11/1 - Mass on Saturday, 11/3/2018 at 5:00pm followed by celebration dinner.

Marriage Enrichment Experience
November 3rd, 4th, and 17th in the Parish Hall

Qualifies as a Pre Marriage Class Requirement 

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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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Click here to PAY for a class. 





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