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Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

Learn More about the Archbishop’s Appeal Make a Donation to the Archbishop’s Appeal.
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Tribunal

About the Metropolitan Tribunal & Contact Information

Mission

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.  

Rogatory Commissions

Dioceses requesting assistance may contact us by email or telephone at 210-734-1661.

General Contact Information

Contact Us

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.

2718 W. Woodlawn Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78228

210-734-1661

Tribunal Staff
  • Judicial Vicar

    Rev. Krikor G. Chahin, JCD

  • Director of the Tribunal

    Laura Ruiz, MAPM

  • Intake & Tribunal Archives Coordinator & Notary

    Sabrina Martinez

  • Case Coordinators

    Denise Marantes, MSW
    Elijah Mazuca
    Bosco Miller, MA, DMin Cand
    Deacon Francisco Suniga, Jr., MAPM

  • Administrative Assistant

    Destiny Leonard