Pre-Cana Conference

Contact & Staff

Director of Intercultural
and Marriage Ministries

Deacon Enrique Castro
573-635-9127, ext. 250
573-680-3650

Administrative Assistant
Jamie Schulte
573-635-9127, ext. 226


Alphonse J. Schwartze
Memorial Catholic Center
2207 West Main St
Jefferson City, MO 65109-14

Pre-Cana is a one day experience to prepare engaged couples to begin their formal marriage preparation process. The class includes a series of talks and activities on the following topics:

  • Marriage as a sacrament
  • The vows
  • Sexuality in marriage
  • Natural Family Planning
  • and more

Classes are on Saturdays from 9 am to 4:30 pm, with at least an hour break for lunch.

Please arrive no later than 8:45 am, as we begin class at 9 am sharp.

Register for Pre-Cana

All Pre-Cana conferences have been postponded for the rest of 2021.  Please check with your pastor for alternate options.  

We apologize for any inconvenience.