About the Metropolitan Tribunal & Contact Information
The Staff of the Metropolitan Tribunal of San Antonio are Missionary Disciples of Jesus Christ,
who serve those seeking declarations of marriage nullity with respect and compassion,
as we seek peace, healing and justice for all.
Together, with our collaborators in ministry, especially pastors and parish ministers,
we desire to fulfill the supreme law of the Church, which is the salvation of souls.
Prenuptial Packets should be submitted to the Metropolitan Tribunal at least
2 months prior to the wedding date:
for Couples being prepared for Marriage within the Archdiocese of San Antonio, but celebrating the wedding outside the Archdiocese of San Antonio, OR
for Couples being prepared for marriage outside the Archdiocese of San Antonio, but celebrating the wedding within the Archdiocese of San Antonio.
Prenuptial Packet forms are available on our Forms page.
Dioceses requesting assistance may contact us by email or telephone at 210-734-1661.
General Contact Information
IN PERSON: We are located in the Pastoral Center of the Archdiocese of San Antonio, 2718 W. Woodlawn Ave., San Antonio, TX 78228.
BY MAIL: Our mailing address is: Tribunal, 2718 W. Woodlawn Avenue, San Antonio, TX 78228.
Rev. Krikor G. Chahin, JCD
Director of the Tribunal
Laura Ruiz, MAPM
Intake & Tribunal Archives Coordinator & Notary
Denise Marantes, MSW
Bosco Miller, MA, DMin Cand
Deacon Francisco Suniga, Jr., MAPM