The Holy Father told Jonathan, “Have a beautiful family with a lot of children,” according to Six months after they prayed that novena, Miranda met Jonathan. He has a deep faith, and Father Sebastian, who is also leading their wedding-preparation classes, describes him as “a very compassionate and kind man. And, during their courtship, Jonathan was invited to become a member of the Brotherhood of St. Miranda had to constantly trust, surrender and pray.The Right Answer Jonathan came to visit Miranda this past May to ask Miranda’s parents’ permission for her hand in marriage and to look for a job (he left the Swiss Guard, as guards must be single). He’s very humble.” Everything about their love story shows God’s hand has been involved — not only did Miranda meet Jonathan after praying a novena to St. Anne’s, the oldest brotherhood in the world for laity, and he has always had a special devotion to St. “The moments I’ve been tested or discouraged, when I’ve chosen to lay everything down in prayer, he does give a sign,” she said of God’s providence.
Additionally, music industry stars like David Bowie, Italian music star Eros Ramazzotti and Sade are expected to attend the nuptials and party as is Oprah Winfrey, according to Swiss outlet , which also reports that wedding guests have been asked to wear white.
Swiss media also reports that a small stage would be set up for Sunday's ceremony and that Turner and Bach have already sent out letters to their neighbors apologizing in advance for the noise they might cause during the wedding party.
Martha,” who prays several Rosaries a day and is a “very faithful and holy woman.” “As I’m just looking over, I see Jonathan,” Miranda recalled. “We felt a spark [and] observing him in those couple minutes, I picked up something different — how he handled people,” she recalled. His presence is just not what you see all the time.” Miranda remembers walking away and joking with her mom, “Oh, I think I just fell in love! ” Seeking God’s Direction Once back in the United States, she and Jonathan started to email one another.
So she went over to Jonathan Binaghi, a Vatican Swiss Guard, introduced herself, and said, “I’m visiting Rome and curious about opportunities at the Vatican in marketing and communications.” They only talked a few minutes, as he was busy talking with other people as part of his duties. Communication was slow and inconsistent, but theirs were quality conversations. The entire time, Miranda kept surrendering to God’s will. She already had a trip planned to attend Pope John Paul II’s canonization Mass in April 2014.
He arranged private tours for her and their Rome tour group.