Transition from Married to Unmarried Life (Divorce/Annulment)
When we join in marriage, we participate in a grand ritual of promise and joy. However, many marriages result in divorce and annulment, and we do not enlist the power of ritual to help us move through the profound grief and pain of this time. The purpose of this Liturgy of the Word is to mark the transition from a married to an unmarried state of life, gently inviting the couple into healing through a loving acceptance of this reality.
Please note: This liturgy is designed for couples with a certain level of maturity, and who desire (or at least desire to desire) the best for one another.
This liturgy has the following special features: