Pre-Cana is the marriage preparation program that is required for all couples getting married in the Catholic Church. Pre-Cana is held at various parishes and locations throughout the Archdiocese. St Dorothy Parish offers the Pre-Cana program. The St Dorothy Pre-Cana program is facilitated by married couples of the parish. Presently the Saint Dorothy Pre-Cana program is available twice a year. One session is available in the Spring, and one in the Fall.
Upcoming Pre-Cana Sessions at St Dorothy Parish: Spring 2017
Friday, March 3rd 2017, from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM AND Saturday, March 4th, 2017, from 8:30 AM until 1 PM. This is a two-day session. Participation in both sessions is required.
Fall 2017 Friday, October 6th 2017, from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM AND Saturday, October 7th, 2016, from 8:30 AM until 1 PM. This is a two-day session. Participation in both sessions is required.
How to Enroll: If you would like to attend a St Dorothy Pre-Cana session, please send an email to Deacon Joe McGonigal at DeaconJMcGonigal@stdots.org. In the subject field, please list “Pre-Cana”, followed by the grooms last name. If you have any questions, please Joe at (610) 368-5614.
Groom: Name, parish
Bride: Name, parish
Church where you will be married
Phone number of the contact person
General Information: The cost of the 2017 sessions is $200 and should be paid at the time of enrollment.
At the time of enrollment, please send a check made payable to ‘St. Dorothy Parish’ and mail to: St Dorothy Rectory Attn: Joe McGonigal 4910 Township Line Rd. Drexel Hill, PA 19026
In order to facilitate an orderly session, it may be necessary to limit the number of participants.
All Pre-Cana Sessions will be held in the Parish Library, which is located in the basement of the Church at 4910 Township Line Rd, Drexel Hill, PA 19026.