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Thread: help for renewal at alto vista

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    help for renewal at alto vista

    hey guys and gals

    cindy and rob put the bug in my ear.
    i am now fixated on doing our vow renewal on apr 28 (our 24 anniversary) at sunrise at alto vista chapel.

    do i begin with emailing a celebrant? (would prefer a priest)
    rev gibson, would be a close 2nd.

    is the chapel open early?

    even if we had to take the vows outside the front door, i would be happy.

    so my question to you professionals is it unheard of, is it doable, do priests take part in such an event (i would imagine for a good price they would)?


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    Reverendrobertgibson, good luckk finding a priest avail. My niece's mom has been looking for one to merely bless the cross she bought my neohew. Went to St Anne's looking for a preist 3 x, never got him...While there she got a priest from chicago who happened to be there and he blessed it.
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    Senior Member Liz - Aruba Lover's Avatar
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    Andrea - Alto Vista Chapel has a 35 minute Mass on Tuesdays at 5 pm. If you call St Anna Church (they send their priest to the Chapel), maybe you can arrange your renewal before or after the Mass at the Chapel. Happy Anniversary!

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    Father Rene is at St. Anne's. I hope he will do this for you. He had been ill on and off lately, but last I saw him, he was very active again.
    Otherwise, I think he might know who can do your renewal for you.
    Getting married in the chapel I was told was out of the question by all priests I had asked... We were so disappointed, as hubby and I both love that special place, which somehow has always offered us peace and solace.
    I hope they say yes to your renewal there!
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