5300 White Oak Avenue - Encino - CA - 91316 - (818) 980-6919

HOLY MARTYRS ARMENIAN APOSTOLIC CHURCH

PLANNING YOUR WEDDING

A SPECIAL TIME WITHIN A HISTORIC CHURCH


OVER FIFTY YEARS AGO ARMENIAN AMERICANS CAME TOGETHER TO ESTABLISH A CHURCH IN THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY.  IT STANDS TODAY AS A TESTAMENT TO THE ARMENIAN COMMUNITIES HISTORIC IMPORTANCE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE SUBURBAN REGIONS OF LOS ANGELES.


THERE ARE JUST A FEW STEPS NECESSARY TO PLAN YOUR CHURCH SERVICES FOR THE WEDDING DAY...


1.) CALL THE CHURCH (818) 981-6159, AND SCHEDULE A MEETING WITH THE PARISH PRIEST.  HE WILL BE THE ONE MARRYING YOU, SO YOU IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, THE CHURCH HIGHLY RECOMMENDS THIS FIRST STEP.


2.) SCHEDULE THE DATE WITH THE CHURCH EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT.


3.) SCHEDULE THE REHEARSAL DATE AND TIME.


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USUALLY THE REHEARSAL TAKES PLACE ONE OR TWO DAYS PRIOR TO THE WEDDING.  ONE OF THE CHURCH DEACONS WILL MEET YOU AND YOUR WEDDING PARTY AT THE CHURCH AND WALK YOU THROUGH THE ENTIRE CEREMONY.


4.) ON THE DAY OF THE WEDDING, AFTER THE CEREMONY, THE NEW BRIDE AND GROOM MUST SIGN THE WEDDING CERTIFICATE AFTER THE WEDDING.  ONCE THE PAPERS ARE SIGNED.  THE WEDDING IS OFFICIAL.  CONGRATULATIONS!!


PLEASE EMAIL ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE BELOW, OR FEEL FREE TO CALL THE OFFICE.  WE ALWAYS ENCOURAGE CALLING THE OFFICE IF THERE'S A RUSH, BECAUSE THE RESPONSE TO YOUR QUESTIONS WILL BE MADE SIMULTANEOUSLY.