Question: Can a Catholic girl marry a Muslim?

In an official church document released Friday, the Vatican discouraged marriage between Catholics and Muslims, especially Catholic women and Muslim men.

Can a Catholic marry a non believer?

A marriage between a Catholic and a non-Christian (someone not baptized) is seen by the Church as invalid unless a dispensation (called a dispensation from disparity of cult, meaning difference of worship) is granted from the law declaring such marriages invalid.

Can Catholic marry other religions?

The Catholic Church requires a dispensation for mixed marriages. The non-Catholic partner must be made truly aware of the meaning of the Catholic partys promise. It is forbidden to have a second religious ceremony in a different religion or one ceremony performed together by ministers of different religions.

Do godparents have to be christened Catholic?

A godparent is supposed to mentor the child in their faith. The only requirement for godparents is that they should have been baptised.

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