Feel free to browse my collection of inspirational wedding readings, poems and prayers to find ideas for your wedding, commitment ceremony, handfasting or renewal of vows. 

As an alternative to having the celebrant read for  you, you might like to invite one or more close friends or family members to read for you.  You will want to make sure that your readers are comfortable with standing up and speaking in front of a group.  If there will be more than 20 guests, the reader may need to use a microphone to ensure that everyone can hear.  Some couples like to choose a love poem or inspirational reading to read aloud to each other as part of their ceremony.

For copyright reasons, I have limited what is on public display to material which is already in the public domain.

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Wedding Prayer by Robert Louis Stevenson

Lord, behold our family here assembled. We thank you for this place in which we dwell, for the love that unites us, for the peace accorded us this day, for the hope with which we expect the morrow, for the

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The Seven Blessings

“We acknowledge the Unity of all within the sovereignty of God, expressing our appreciation for this wine, symbol and aid of our rejoicing. We acknowledge the Unity of all within the sovereignty of God, realizing that each separate moment and

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A soulmate is someone who..

A soulmate is someone who has locks that fit our keys, and keys to fit our locks. When we feel safe enough to open the locks, our truest selves step out and we can be completely and honestly who we

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Love is a temporary madness..

Love is a temporary madness; it erupts like volcanoes and then subsides. And when it subsides you have to make a decision. You have to work out whether your roots have so entwined together that it is inconceivable that you

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From the movie ‘Love Actually’

Whenever I get gloomy with the state of the world, I think about the arrivals gate at Heathrow Airport. General opinion is starting to make out that we live in a world of hatred and greed, but I don’t see

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From ‘Game of Thrones’

You are the moon of my life. That is all I know and all I need to know… until the sun rises in the west and sets in the east, until the rivers run dry and the mountains blow in

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