The Catholic vision of marriage is rooted in Sacred Scripture and is expressed in the teachings and practices of the Church. It has these main elements:


Marriage unites a couple in faithful and mutual love

Marriage opens a couple to giving life

Marriage is a way to respond to God’s call to holiness

Marriage calls the couple to be a sign of Christ’s love in the world

Catholics believe that marriage comes as a gift from the hand of God. Weddings at St. Christopher’s Church


St. Christopher's Church

1861 Harbor Dr.

Chester, MD 21619-0660

Parish Office:  410-643-6220



Hours:  Mon.–Fri. ( 9:00 – 4:00 p.m.)

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