St. Andrew the Apostle Church Pre-Cana program, to aid in the preparation of couples for the Sacrament of Marriage, led by the Pre-Cana Team, Rev. Victorino Coronado, Deacon Craig and Judy Bickel and other faith-filled married couples from the parish. Many topics and discussions will take place on subjects such as communication, listening, family, conflict resolution skills, intimacy, finance, couple prayer, spirituality, conscience formation and more. Next classes: Saturday, March 28 and Saturday, June 6 both are from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. including Vigil Mass. Cost, $150 per couple. To register call Chris Bello, 856-784-3878.

Infant Jesus Parish, Woodbury Heights has marriage prep based on the “Beloved” program from Augustine Institute with a three-Sunday format on June 14, 21, and 28, and Sept. 13, 20, and 27, from 1-5 p.m. each day. The fee is $75 per couple. Register with Deacon Frank and Dianne Dunleavy,

Engaged Encounter is a weekend retreat where couples experience an in-depth, private, personal, marriage preparation. Full information is found at New 2020 dates, March 6-8, June 5-7, Aug. 7-9, and Nov. 6-8. The $410/couple fee includes food and lodging for the weekend. Camden Diocese Engaged Encounter Team Leaders Jenn and JD Duffy will answer questions. Call JD, 856-419-4015 or Jenn, 856-419-4017.

Beginning to Live in Love, held in a group setting of four three-hour sessions. The next program will be held Saturdays, March 7, 14, 21, and 28, at St. Charles Borromeo Parish, Sicklerville, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. The fee is $100 per couple. To register: (or at

Our Lady of the Angels Parish, Cape May Court House, one-day marriage preparation program on Saturdays, from 8:45 a.m.-6:15 p.m. Upcoming dates are April 18, July 18, and Oct. 3. The fee is $60 per couple. To register, call — do not text nor email — Bob and Michelle Dooley, 609-287-9205 or 609-827-2127.

A pre-Cana two-day program at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, Lindenwold usually held in June and October. The fee is $50 per couple. To register contact Frank at

A pre-Cana one-day program on Saturday, March 21, from 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m. includes Mass at St. Peter Parish, Merchantville. The fee is $100 per couple. Call Cindy Bilinsky, 856-663-1373 to register. (This parish usually holds another program in October.)

A pre-Cana three-day program on Sept. 12, 19, and 27, will be held at Holy Angels Parish, Woodbury. The fee is $100 per couple. Call 856-845-0123 to register.

A Spanish-language pre-Cana three-day program, June 26, 27, and 28, will be held at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, Lindenwold, and again on Nov. 13, 14, and 15. To register, call 856-627-2222 or 856-287-4621.

Register for a Spanish-language pre-Cana one-day program, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.,  on March 21, June 27, or Oct. 24, at Divine Mercy Parish, Vineland by calling 856-691-9181. The fee is $100 per couple.

Preparing to Live in Love is a marriage preparation mentorship program with a married couple that can be set up at the convenience of your fiancée, yourself, and the mentor couple. $100 fee per couple, refundable minus a small processing charge. To register: (or at

Worldwide Marriage Encounter, South Jersey: A Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend, enrichment for married couples of all ages who want to take time out of their busy lives to renew their love for each other in a positive and private setting. Website:; email:; phone: 609-741-8012.

Help for Troubled Marriages: If you are considering separation or divorce, Retrouvaille can help. Information: 800-470-2230; website: (