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The vet refused to do another surgery because he said the tumor would only come back again, probably within a week, and surgery could cause the tumor to spread even more.
The Catholic party would also attest to his intention of not leaving the Catholic Church, and of promising to baptize and to raise the children in the Catholic faith.Before Almighty God, they promise to each other a love that is faithful, permanent, exclusive, self-sacrificing, and life-giving.Through marriage, a couple now enters into a new public state of life both in the eyes of the Church and society; therefore, the celebration of the marriage rightfully ought to be public with the vows exchanged before a priest (or other authorized witness of the Church), the witnesses (usually the Best Man and Maid of Honor), and the faithful gathered for the ceremony (Cf. Given this basis, a Catholic (either baptized as a Catholic or later entering the Catholic Church after having already been baptized in another Christian denomination) is bound to be married in the Catholic Church.However, when a Catholic is marrying a baptized non-Catholic Christian, legitimate circumstances may arise when the couple would like to be married in the Church of the non-Catholic.Such circumstances include recognizing a special or long-standing relationship with a minister, or preventing family alienation.
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