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Solemnisation of Marriages after Banns or Licence

Clergy should not normally solemnize a marriage in any building other than a Church in which banns have been published. A marriage may be solemnized in a party's own parish Church, even if banns were not published there, where the circumstances mentioned previously under the heading 'publication of banns' apply. If banns were published in a 'usual place of worship', the marriage may take place there.

Publication of Banns

Banns are to be published in the Parish Church of the parish where the parties reside....
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