Celebrating your wedding at Holy Ghost

Congratulations on your upcoming wedding!

We are very happy to help you throughout the process of planning your nuptials.

It is extremely important that you download and carefully read the three documents linked below. They provide contact information, details about our wedding policies, and guidance on choosing music for your wedding.

Please note that the music director must approve the musical selections for your wedding not less than two months before the wedding date.

  1. Click to download our wedding guidelines, updated in June 2024.
  2. Click to download our wedding confirmation form, updated in June 2024.
  3. If the wedding is to be in English, click to download two documents (Planning the music for your Catholic wedding and Planning form) that will help you plan the music.
  4. If the wedding will take place in the context of a traditional Latin Mass, click to download the TLM wedding planner.

Click to listen to a Youtube playlist of musical selections for weddings.

Other resources

All couples must attend an Engaged Encounter Weekend or another marriage-preparation program (including online options) offered by the Diocese of Knoxville. You can find more information here.

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ For Your Marriage website has a section especially for dating and engaged couples.

The section titled Planning a Catholic wedding offers a great deal of information you may find useful, including Nuptial Mass readings (ordinary form/Novus ordo).

Those planning a wedding in the old rite (Traditional Latin) will find the Latin Mass Wedding website very useful.