Online Pre-Cana Sessions
Diocese of Rochester Online
Pre-Cana Option © 2008
Please ask your pastoral leader about using this
pre-cana option before you begin.
These videos are viewable on tablets and mobile
Please read these instructions carefully.
There are 12 twenty minute sessions designed to give
you a foundation for future conversations at the parish
When viewing the sessions please do not press stop and rewind. Press pause
and then rewind. Also, do not refresh your browser or press the back button.
Your discussions with each other on the topics covered are an integral part of the
process as well.
At the end of each session please press pause on the question slide and be
prepared to write your answers. Bring the answers with you to the next meeting
you have with your parish/campus contact.
The completion of this PreCana process occurs in the parish/campus when you
review your written answers with the priest or deacon who will be marrying you.
They should have a copy of a blank certificate that they can fill out. Please have
your priest or deacon contact Mary Dundas, firstname.lastname@example.org if they have
questions about the process or if they need a blank certificate.
You will need your Parish contact's e-mail to complete the sign up form.
Sessions are $75 per couple
We only accept these credit cards.
Note: Your email address will be used to send you your video link, and
other important information in regards to your transaction. Your
Parish/Campus Contact will be notified by email that you have
Each of you can watch each session once.
There is only one username and password per couple. The bride and groom
use the same username and password to login to view the sessions.
Trouble Shooting Tips:
If you are unable to view the PreCana videos on your MAC, try downloading
Flip4MAC at the link below: flip4macwindowsmediacomponentsforquicktime.html
If that does not work, try using Fire Fox instead of Safari as your browser (see
The videos play well on Windows Media Player. If you don't have Windows
Media player click here for a free download.
For problems or concerns with the website, please e-mail Joanne Church at
email@example.com or call 585-328-3228 ext. 1240.
Any questions on Pre-Cana, contact Mary Dundas, Coordinator of
Evangelization and Sacramental Catechesis ( 585-328-3228 ext. 1243).
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