Sample Wedding Ceremony Scripts

Whether you need ideas for starting your own or you want to modify more traditional wordings to fit your style, follow these links to get ideas for what to say during your ceremony.
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Vow exchange ceremony at bright DIY wedding
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Secular and Nondenominational

When it comes to your secular wedding you don't have to follow a particular format, and it can be as spiritual or non-spiritual as you prefer.

Jewish

While all Jewish denominations have their own standards for ceremonies, we've rounded up a selection of Jewish wedding ceremonies performed by rabbis and celebrants.

Protestant

Each Christian denomination has different standards for ceremony and vows. The church's officant, minister or pastor can also answer your questions about variation.

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A Traditional Wedding Ceremony Order of Events
Whether your service is civil or religious, it'll likely follow the same general outline.
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