Could Taoist priest marry?
The priests of Zhengyi Taoist sects are almost always married. However, the Quanzhen clergy do not marry and live in monasteries.
I did not know that Episcopal priests could marry. Catholic priests can not marry.
No. Once ordained, a Catholic priest is always a priest and thus can not marry.
No. However, a married man can become a deacon, and afterwards a priest. But once a man is already a priest (or deacon), he can not marry or remarry. He must marry before.
Anglican priests can marry. Catholic priests cannot marry. You are either one or the other, not both. However, if an Anglican priest who is married decides to convert to Catholicism and become a Catholic priest, he is allowed to remain married. This is becoming more and more frequent these days. However, an Anglican Bishop who is married may convert to Catholicism but would not be allowed to be a Catholic bishop. He could, however, become… Read More
Can a Catholic priest marry a Protestant couple or do they have to get a Protestant priest to marry them?
Catholic priests will refuse to marry anyone not belonging to their faith. A Protestant pastor will do the job.
Yes and No. A Married Man can become a Maronite Priest. This is why there are so many family names in Lebanon of 'Khoury' (meaning Priest). However, a Priest cannot marry. If you are single and you become a Priest you cannot marry.
A Catholic must marry in the presence of either a priest or a deacon for their marriage to be recognized by the Church.
Yes, he could, with proper paper work. There has to be a valid reason.
The only difference is that the Catholic priest do not marry but the Anglican priest do marry
They can marry before they get ordained. They can't marry after that.
No a pastor can not get marry himself.He has to get another priest do it.
It depends on what religion. Lutheran priests, for example, may marry. Catholic priests, however, cannot marry. (If a Lutheran priest converted to Catholicism, they would be allowed to remain married)
Catholic priest must remain celebate (they may not marry) while Lutheran ministers may marry.
No. If a man or woman wants to be a priest/priestess, he/she cannot marry.
No! However if they are already married and then become a Catholic Priest in the case of Anglican Priest that converted to Catholism.
Episcopal priests are allowed to marry; I have no problem with that. Perhaps the Catholic Church could allow some priests to marry--I'm not convinced that it is a bad thing. I don't make these decisions, however.
Oscar Romero was a priest and bishop and was never married.
If you are already a priest - no. However, if one is married (first marriage only), he can still become a priest. Eastern Orthodox Priests are allowed to marry prior to ordination to one woman only. If the wife dies, the priest is unable to marry again or risk losing his office of Priesthood.
If the man was baptized Catholic, married in a civil ceremony and then divorced, yes, he can marry a Catholic woman in a Church ceremony in the presence of the priest or deacon with proper paper work completed. He could also marry again in a civil ceremony. You need to talk to a priest and apply for an annulment which is a ruling from the Church that no sacramental marriage is present from the civil… Read More
In the Roman Catholic Church, it is required that a priest be celibate. This is to keep the priest from being distracted from doing God's will as a priest. However, if an Anglican or Orthodox priest who is married converts to Catholicism he is able to become a Catholic priest and keep his wife. In the Eastern Catholic Church though, the priests are allowed to marry though. Lutheran and Episcopalian Priests are allowed to marry… Read More
. Catholic priests are not permitted to marry anyone.
some of them do. some of them do.
no because he was a catholic priest
No priest in the Catholic Church, even pastors, are allowed to marry.
A priest can marry someone at anytime. Be it 2:35 Sunday morning or 10:30 Friday evening. Of course it is more likely that a marriage will be on a Saturday.
You like to? Ask the priest! He'll surely tell you the Scriptural Writings of the Old Testament. You could call your lawyer if you want.
He was a priest! He could not marry or have children but Vivaldi did have children! There is no proof that he had children. But, if you add up all the information of his life, he would not have time to take care of children. So, I believe that he did not. Plus, as said, he 'couldn't' because he was a priest.
Orthodox priests can marry, but not after they are ordained priests. Otherwise it would be like the father marrying their daughter
priest should not be allowed to marry
Kateri Tekakwitha was a virgin and never married. Priests and monks, likewise, do not marry.
yes Shinto priests and priestesses can marry and often are. (Living Religions Mary Pat Fisher)
It was decided in 1074 by Pope Gregory VII that anyone ordained must first pledge celibacy and married priests must leave the wives. Pope Urban II had priests wives sold into slavery, children were abandoned in 1095. In 1123 the First Lateran Council confirmed that clerical marriages were invalid, but in the 15th century 50% of priests were married and accepted by the people. The Council of Trent in 1545-63 states celibacy and virginity are… Read More
A priest in the Church of England is allowed to marry freely. They can marry a divorced person or even a person of the same sex. However, this has caused great controversy and a rift in the Church of England. Some priests still choose to remain celibate.
The why of 'have to marry outside the context of Mass' is crucial to a proper answer. Even then, its a question for a priest. If it's a 'have to' because the Church would determine that the union is illicit, the Church does so in believing one's soul could be at peril.
Pope Francis is a priest and has never married.
Yes. anyone in Sikhism is allowed to get marry.
Friar Lawrence, who was a priest, agreed to marry them.
no priest-ism in Islam. However, Muslim religious leaders are allowed to marry and work as all people.
A deacon cannot marry a couple, only a priest/bishop/cardinal or pope can perform the Sacrament of marriage.
Yes, a deacon can marry a couple. However, he is not permitted to say Mass.
I do not know it makes no sense because in the book of Genisis God had told Adam be fruitful and multiply u cant multiply if u cant have sexual relationships and priest cant marry do date after they are ordaned
Yes. A typical parish priest is married with a family. Priests (and deacons) may not marry after ordination, however.
Friar Lawrence. Well, yes, he's the priest they expect to perform the ceremony. But he's not the intended bridegroom (I guess not--he's a Catholic priest!). Capulet wants Friar Lawrence to marry Juliet . . . to the County Paris.
Nope. The Catholic Church on this is pretty clear. Those who are unmarried and become deacons can not marry afterwards. Those who are already married and become deacons can not marry again should their wife pass on, leaving them as a widow. An unwed or widowed deacon can become a full priest. However, in the Anglican or Episcopal Church, both deacons and priests may marry, whether or not the deacon or priest is male or… Read More
Pope Gregory the great did not marry. He encouraged the priest to become celibate and those who did not leave their wife should be expelled.
Yes, I am an Anglican Priest, a member of the Holy Catholic (Universal) Church an married to a Roman Catholic, and have been for 16 years.
The first is Baptism/Christening. The second is Confession/Penance The third is Eucharist/ First Holy Communion The fourth is Confirmation The next depends, you could be a priest Holy Orders/ordination you could marry- Marriage and the last is Anointing/Last Rites.
The rules vary in different states but generally, the first step is to contact the prison chaplain and request a marriage packet if one is available. That packet will contain forms and instructions. It is likely that the inmate as well as the potential spouse will need to contact the chaplain in writing. A marriage license must be obtained.
No, a wedding can only be done by an Orthodox priest.
No, it does not. This is a tradition that has been passed down over the centuries.