Sample Wording for a Unitarian Universalist Wedding Program

Read on for a helpful Unitarian Universalist wedding program template.
by The Knot

Religious elements or traditions can enrich a wedding ceremony, but determining what to include in the program to reflect your beliefs as a couple can be difficult. We've gathered sample programs from several religions to get you started. Use them as a guide and add your own spin to make your day a truly personal affair. Below is some helpful sample wording for a traditional Unitarian Universalist wedding program.

Front Cover

The Marriage of Bride's name and Groom's name


Name of Church, Unitarian Universalist

City, State

Inside Page 1



Unity Bouquet 

As they join their lives together in marriage, creating a new family, [bride's name and groom's name] celebrate the heritage they bring from their distinct families. To symbolize the beauty of their soon-to-be-intertwined lineages, I invite their mothers, [bride's mother's name and groom's mother's name], to come forward with their individual bouquets and unite them in this vessel…


Community Vow

Though [bride's name and groom's name] have chosen one another from all other possible partners in the world, and love one another deeply and truly, they will need your love and support in the years to come.


Charge to the Couple 


Exchange of Rings

Blessing or Prayer


Special thanks to First Church in Boston, Unitarian Universalist, Boston, Massachusetts

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