Professional nurses who are Certified Specialists in teaching NFP provide couples with classes monthly for 3 months. Private sessions are included for the couple to meet with the nurse to discuss their un​ique needs.

We offer Marquette Method NFP at a number of parishes around St. Louis:

Incarnate Word Parish Introductory sessions (second Thursday at 6:30pm)

           13416 Olive Blvd. Chesterfield MO 63017

Sacred Heart-Valley Park Introductory sessions (first Wednesday at 6:30pm)

           10 Ann Ave, Valley Park, MO 63088

St. Ferdinand (Duchesne Center) Contact for dates

           1765 Charbonier Road, Florissant, MO 63031

St Joseph-Cottleville Contact Mary Doerr for dates

           1355 Motherhead Road, St. Charles, MO 63304

St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Church Introductory sessions (second Monday at 6:30pm)

           4900 Ringer Rd., St. Louis,MO 63129

Because of secular and liturgical calendars, dates of Introductory sessions may vary.

To check for a class time and location please go to the St. Louis Archdiocesan website and select Marquette Method under Introductory sessions (listed alphabetically by method):

You will need to click on Marquette Method

Marquette Method Teachers

Mary Lee Barron PhD, APRN, FNP-BC,


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     St.Margaret Mary Alacoque 

Mary Doerr MSN, RN

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     St. Ferdinand, St Joseph-Cottleville

Emily Grimm BSN, RN


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     Incarnate Word Parish

Sarah Reiter BSN, RN


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     Sacred Heart-Valley Park