Your Tahoe Wedding

What better place to be married? The largest, high altitude lake in North America beckons you to one of the most beautiful places on earth. Your new life can begin among the pines and the most beautiful blue sky you’ll ever see. Lake Tahoe is so very clear, you can see the blues, greens, aqua a hundred feet below. Call us about your Lake Tahoe Wedding.

Corpus Christi Main Sanctuary

Required Documents

  • Baptismal Certificate with all Baptismal Register notations: Issued from church of Baptism not more than 6 months prior to the date of the proposed marriage (required for Catholic and for baptized non-Catholic Christians). Original required; copy not acceptable.
  • Pre-Nuptial Investigation Form (one each for bride/bridegroom): Completed by priest, deacon, or authorized parish staff person. Original required; copy not acceptable.
  • Pre-Nuptial Witness Testimony Forms (number as required by your diocese): Completed by priest, deacon, or authorized parish staff person. Original required; copy not acceptable.
  • Permission of a Catholic party's proper pastor; if marriage is to be celebrated in a parish that is not his/her own proper parish. Original required; copy not acceptable.
  • Permission of the Catholic party's proper bishop or delegate; if marrying a baptized non-Catholic. Original required; copy not acceptable.
  • Dispensation from the Catholic party's proper bishop or delegate; if marrying a non-baptized person. Original required; copy not acceptable.
  • If it can be celebrated without serious inconveniences, Catholics who have not yet received the sacrament of Confirmation are to receive it before being admitted to marriage.
  • The priest or deacon who will be officiating at the marriage (if other than from the Diocese of Sacramento) must provide a "letter of good standing" from his bishop or Religious Superior.
  • Certification of participation in a Catholic Church approved marriage preparation program; e.g. Engaged Encounter, Evenings for Engaged or Pre-Cana. Copy acceptable. Please note that the couple must also participate in an overview session on Natural Family Planning and be encouraged to pursue further training.
  • State of California Marriage License must be presented at rehearsal. No marriage license - no marriage!

Information

Please direct all correspondence to:

Corpus Christi Catholic Church
PO Box 1878
Tahoe City, CA 96145-1878
530-583-4409
530-583-1408 FAX
secretary@corpuschristi-tahoe.org

Reservation of the church is tentative until full payment of the use fee is received at the church office and is conditional upon such full payment. (i.e.: no full payment, no church)

The church use fee is for the use of the church during the times reserved for the rehearsal and wedding. The honorarium for the officiating priest, deacon, (and Mass servers) or minister is a separate matter as are financial arrangements with musicians, vocalists, etc.

Please Note

All Required Documents are to be collected by the priest/deacon of your parish and forwarded to Corpus Christi Church through the Chancery Office of the Diocese in which they are collected (if other than the Diocese of Sacramento).

Required documents must be received in this parish no later than two months prior to the proposed marriage date.  Until the required documents are received in this parish, any scheduling as to date, time, or place, proposed marriage is tentative and conditional on their being received on time.

Contact a priest/deacon of your parish immediately regarding your proposed marriage, required preparation and documents. Some parishes require six months notification.

Marriages must be officiated by a Catholic bishop, priest or deacon and shall be celebrated according to the official Catholic Marriage Rite. See booklet Marriage is for Keeps or Together for Life for official Catholic Rite of Marriage and appropriate Scripture readings. Non-Scripture readings may not be used.

Music and songs for use at weddings are to be appropriate and approved by the officiating bishop, priest or deacon.

Corpus Christi

Use of Church cost (set by Parish Parish Finance Council): $1000

Reservation Deposit (non-refundable) $200

Balance due 60 days prior to wedding date: $800

Facilities

Church, sacristy, restroom
Kneeler (2 person) – 1
Double kneeler cover – 1
Church seating capacity – 360
Church has handicap access

Musical:

Organ – 1 (not to be moved)
Electronic keyboard – 1 (not to be moved)
Piano – 1 (not to be moved)

Microphones:

Remote (clip-on) – 1
Fixed (podium) – 1

Mic jacks

3 (near organ)

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Queen of the Snows

Use of Church cost (set by Parish Parish Finance Council): $1000

Reservation Deposit (non-refundable): $200

Balance due 60 days prior to wedding date: $800

Facilities:

Church, bride’s room, sacristy, restroom
Kneeler (2 person) – 2
Double kneeler cover – 1
Church seating capacity – 360
Church is not air-conditioned

Musical:

Organ – 1 (not to be moved)
Piano – 1 (not to be moved)

Microphones:

Remote (clip-on) – 1
Fixed (podium) – 1

Mic jacks

3 (at organ, piano, & podium)

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