If you post the document (image shack is free) it will be easier to intrpret the document correctly. Taking a phase out of context may give an incorrect interpretation. What year did the birth occur? There was a time when a couple was married in the church and not a civil ceremony. The marriage was not recognized by the state.
Tafford Cole has written a book called Italian Genealogical Records that is very helpful in explaining the Italian records and has examples of translations.