Virtual Marriage Enrichment Event
Sunday, February 14, 2021


As part of the culmination of the week-long celebration, we have engaged two couples to present a virtual marriage enrichment event for all of our diocesan faithful on World Marriage Day, February 14th.

Dual tracks will feature: Chris and Linda Padgett (English) and Joel and Nora de Loera (Spanish).  To learn more about Chris and Linda Padgett, please visit , and to learn more about Joel and Nora de Loera, please click HERE or visit their Facebook page.

Registration for the Virtual Marriage Enrichment Event on February 14, 2021:
(Registration deadline is February 12, 2021)

Chris & Linda Padgett–if paying by check

Chris & Linda Padgett–if paying by credit card




Joel y Nora de Loera (en Espanol)–si quiere pagar con cheque

Joel y Nora de Loera (en Espanol)–si quiere si pagar con tarjeta de credito



“Thus a man and a woman, who by the marriage covenant of conjugal love ‘are no longer two, but one flesh’ (Mt 19:6) render mutual help and service to each other through an intimate union of their persons and of their actions.”
       -Second Vatican Council
        Gaudium et Spes (Joy and Hope, the Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World), 48

The Diocese of Scranton is joyfully committed to celebrating and supporting sacramental marriages.  Marriages create families, and families are the Body of Christ, peopling our parishes and bringing our diocese to life!

Here is a collection of articles from a great resource for all the stages of married life,, sponsored by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: