About Rev. Bill Epperly, PhD

Creating weddings of distinction, and memories to last a lifetime!

Your wedding day should be fun, a celebration of your love, and full of amazing moments.

I create premium wedding experiences that are unforgettable, for all the right reasons! That's what you'll get when you choose a Wedding by Rev. Bill. 

I have Officiated at almost 100 weddings. Don't choose a first-time Officiant. Benefit from the wisdom of my experience.

I'll work with you to create a beautiful ceremony that reflects you, your love relationship, and your values, whether you want a  traditional religious service or something more spiritual than religious,

Ask me about my premium "Heart Story" package.

I create beautiful ceremonies for discerning couples. I work with people from all religious and spiritual backgrounds, creating gorgeous ceremonies for that reflect your values and beliefs. I will help you create something that is totally "you." My specialty is creating an element of each service that makes your wedding unique. To create the perfect ceremony for you, I meet with you early on to learn all about you, your values, and your vision for the ceremony.

Contact me today to  schedule a no-obligations conversation about your wedding.

Let me walk you through the steps to a perfect wedding! We'll have fun preparing and you'll have the wedding of your dreams.

Specialties include:

  • Weddings that are "spiritual but not religious"
  • Traditional and contemporary religious services, including interfaith weddings
  • Select your readings from my 67 page wedding resource ebook
  • Choose traditional or contemporary vows or work with me to write your own
  • Add a special element such as Unity Candle or "Honoring the Parents"
  • Include a one hour rehearsal
  • Involve your family and friends with the wedding ceremony
  • Destination wedding packages available
  • Located in Chicago, serving the Northshore, Chicagoland suburbs, and southeastern Wisconsin

I am inspired by my couples' love and commitment to each other and honored to be chosen to serve as their officiant. I hope you will discover the "Rev. Bill difference" for yourself.

Categories: Wedding Officiant

Regions serviced: Chicago, Milwaukee

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We were married by Reverend Bill in Chicago and it was absolutely perfect. He took so much time to make sure our ceremony was tailored for us. He took our personal beliefs and wishes and created a ceremonyy that was exactly what we wanted. Reverend Bill was fantastic and we would definitely recommend him!

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Profile Picture Courtney, 2/27/18, 2 Reviews
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What can we say. Rev. Epperly made our day memorable. Last minute issues had us looking for someone to officiate our small ceremony. Rev. Epperly responded quickly and we were ale to get a time scheduled for the ceremony to take place the morning of the day were were flying back home. He is a very personable person and easy to talk to. We truly did enjoy the little ceremony in the snow, in Lincoln Park, in 17 degree weather. This is a day we will always remember. Looking forward to returning to Chicago for our 1 year anniversary.

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Bill is a seasoned professional who I've associated myself with. I'm happy and confident in referring couples to him because of my knowledge of his expertise, education and caring personality.



http://www.weddingsbyrevbill.com, 25 East Washington, Chicago, IL 60602   See On Map
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Rev. Bill Epperly, PhD is a wedding Minister from Chicago servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Chicagoland, Rockford, and Milwaukee, WI. Rev. Bill Epperly, PhD is a professional Officiant that has been part of the Chicago wedding industry since 2014 specializing in personalized wedding ceremonies.