Pastoral Offices: Weddings, Memorials, and Baptisms

Weddings

Who may be married?

  1. Couples of whom at least one party has received Holy Baptism
  2. Couples who are members of a church or exploring membership at a church

Who may officiate?

  1. Episcopal clergy licensed in DC, or
  2. Clergy of denominations that are members of the National Council of Churches of Christ in America must co-officiate with licensed Episcopal clergy person

Policies and Fees

Policies

  • Marriage and wedding must conform to laws of District of Columbia
  • Wedding must be scheduled and non-refundable 50% deposit received 6 months in advance, balance due 90 days prior to wedding date
  • Interfaith weddings are approved on a case-by-case basis

Fees

Cathedral wedding fees begin at $9,000.

Scheduling a Cathedral Wedding

Cathedral weddings are scheduled for select Saturdays at 4 pm or 6 pm and are subject to availability. To begin the process, please complete the inquiry form:

inquiry form

 

Memorial Services

Please contact Angela Wilson for information.

 

Baptisms

Please download the Cathedral’s Baptism Policies.

Contact

For more information, please contact:

Angela Wilson
Events and Special Services Manager