What is an annulment and how do I get one?

3. Get a religious annulment, if you want

You might want to get a religious if you want to remarry in the same faith and have your new marriage recognized by your religion.

For example, the Catholic Church does not recognize a as ending a marriage. So, even though a divorced person can remarry in Ontario, they must get a religious annulment if they want to remarry in the Catholic Church.

A religious annulment is not the same thing as getting a for an annulment. A religion may give an annulment for different reasons than what the courts accept. You should ask your religious leader what you need to get a religious annulment.

For example, even if you don’t qualify for an annulment from the court, the Catholic Church might give you a religious annulment if it decides that you were not mature enough to get .

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