Please Note: Worldwide Marriage Encounter is for married couples and ordained priests. If you are looking for a Marriage Prep (PRE WEDDING) weekend, please contact your parish or diocesan Marriage and Family Life office for available programs in your encounter.
Elements with an asterisk (*) are required.
WWME is faithful to the Roman Catholic Church's teaching that marriage is a covenant that exists between one man and one woman. Any reference to marriage or couple made by WWME is in this context.
The mission of Worldwide Marriage Encounter is to proclaim the value of Marriage and Holy Orders in the Church and in the world.
Questions? Need more info?
Apply by phone: 805-648-4244
WWME® Info: 805-648-4244
Mon-Fri: 1pm - 8pm
Sat: 12pm - 4pm
Sun: 4pm - 9pm
or by email
The “heart-rings-cross” symbol, “Worldwide Marriage Encounter”, “Encuentro Matrimonial Mundial” and “WWME” are all registered trademarks of Worldwide Marriage Encounter, Inc.
Online Payment Instructions
You do not need a PayPal account to pay the application fee. However, if you already have a PayPal account, you can simply login with your account credentials and
If you do not have a PayPal account, you can still use the service to process an electronic check or major credit card to pay the application fee.
Your online payment receipt for Worldwide Marriage Encounter may show a different related organizational name such as Dialogue Encounter,
Matrimonial Dialogue or similar depending on the encounter of the country. All are one and the same Worldwide Marriage Encounter.
Refer to the image below for further information and Thank You for considering a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend.
PLEASE NOTE: PayPal will allow you to use a credit card without logging into a PayPal account--but not one that is already associated with a PayPal account. If you
want to use a credit card that is already associated with a PayPal account, you must use your PayPal account to use it.