Mayor Danny Toreja Officiates Civil Wedding
By Ibaan Ito
As authorized by Art. 56 (4) of the Civil Code of the Philippines, Mayor Danny Toreja officiated and solemnized the civil wedding of Roland Cabael from Brgy. San Agustin, Ibaan, Batangas and Marilou Bautro of Batangas at the Mayor's Office, January 24.
After going through the ceremony, Mayor Toreja told the newly weds to strengthen the bond of their marriage through constant communication and by giving respect to each other. He also added that although it may be easy to enter into a contract of marriage, difficulties arise on the performance of both parties' duties, responsibilities, and obligations of married couples. However, nothing is more sweeter that sharing one's life with the one that you love the most, he added.
Major Danny Toreja also reminded the principal sponsors of their duties and responsibilities as "second parents" to remain in touch with the newly weds since they can provide the guidance the latter in building a family which is the primary objective of getting married.
The wedding was witnessed by Municipality of Ibaan Vice-Mayor Sixto Yabyabin and his wife who stood as principal sponsors, Mr. Cabael's mother and friends.