Here are a few samples of readings. You can find more inspiration on Pinterest. My account name is Karen Stringfellow [Celebrant] I have a board created – Wedding Readings & Poems. Or you can download my eBook at the bottom of the page.
To legalise a marriage ceremony in Australia you need to have signed 5 documents to by the end of your marriage ceremony. These are; Notice of Intended to Marry Declaration of No Legal Impediment to Marriage The Marriage Register Official Marriage Certificate Decorative Marriage Certificate “Notice of Intention to Marry” form If we have met […]
At the beginning of the ceremony, I talk a little about marriage. These are some samples that I use. If these are not what you would like used in your ceremony. let me know and I can look for something else. “Friends and Family of __________ and _________, welcome and thank you for being here […]
Parts of the Script House Keeping Processional Giving Away Welcoming & Introduction Monitum [Legal part of the ceremony] Words of Marriage Reading The Asking [I do] Legal Vows & Personal Vows Ring Ceremony Ritual The Pronouncing Congratulations & Presentation House Keeping CELEBRANT: Good afternoon all. Just before the ceremony starts, I would like to take […]
As a celebrant it is my duty to encourage you to seek pre-marriage education before the big wedding day. This is not a counselling session. They are education sessions that help with communication, conflict management, learning about each other’s differences and how to grow together in your marriage. It’s a tool kit to help you […]