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From the processional to the recessional - and everything in between - this is your space to get answers to everything you’ve ever wondered about vows, unity ceremonies, officiants, traditions, and more. After all, the wedding ceremony is what this whole shebang is about, right?!

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Samantha
Ceremony Music Ideas
Samantha, on January 14, 2022 at 6:35 PM

I’m thinking about walking down the aisle to a piano cover of “Can’t Help Falling in Love” - Elvis Presley or “A Thousand Years” - Christina Perri, but I’m struggling with other music selections. Any...

Lunajay, Jan 19, 2022 12 112
Lunajay
Wedding Rings
Lunajay, Yesterday at 9:00 PM

What happens with the ring um... night or day of wedding??? I know the best man has them at the ceremony and is gives them to the officiant to give to the couple. But are we suppose to give up our...

Cookie Rendo, An hour ago 6 79
Haley
Fall Weddings
Haley, on January 18, 2022 at 2:41 PM

Hello, I’m getting married Sept. 30th, 2023. Hoping it’s nice out so my ceremony can be outside. What is everyone’s ideas for decorating their outside ceremony space?

Brenda, Yesterday at 8:24 PM 12 110
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Already married want to have a small ceremony and reception
, on January 19, 2022 at 7:34 PM

My husband and I are already married. We are going to get together for a reception here in the spring. I would like to have a very small ceremony in front of our family like a wedding but don’t know...

Elycia, Yesterday at 3:37 PM 3 62
Katryna
Aisle song
Katryna, on January 18, 2022 at 10:24 AM

Does anyone have any insight on ceremony music for Walking down the aisle. I want the bridal party to walk to a separate song than me but I also want it to flow well

Kristen, Yesterday at 1:12 PM 4 87
Lindsay
I’m not religious. Mom pushing for Christian minister.
Lindsay, on May 25, 2019 at 6:21 PM

Hello! I am a hard atheist. And yes, I’m 31 and have chosen to never tell my parents. My mom is very rooted in her Christianity, and cried when my brother moved from her church to an Orthodox Church...

Valerie, Jan 19, 2022 19 756
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Unique Ideas... Guest Books, Unity Ceremony, and Guest Favors
Ashlynn, on January 16, 2022 at 4:35 AM

Hello everyone! I would love to hear your ideas for unique guest books, unity ceremonies, and guest favors! I know I want to incorporate each of these I just don't know what I want to do. I would love...

Ashlynn, Jan 19, 2022 8 114 2
Katie
Thinking about a court house wedding.
Katie, on January 17, 2022 at 5:18 PM

Is a court house wedding a good route to go ? Just curious.

Sav, Jan 18, 2022 12 137
Alexine
i already got legally married in a courtroom but haven’t had a ceremony with family
Alexine, on January 17, 2022 at 9:53 PM

Aloha guys! I’m new here . Me and my husband got married 4 years ago in kind of a courtroom setting. I’m a immigrant and at the time it just made the situation easier to get married at a court in for...

Pirate & 60s Bride, Jan 18, 2022 11 175
Shae
Indian Fusion Wedding Ceremony Advice
Shae, on December 20, 2021 at 8:38 PM

Indian Fusion Wedding Advice Hey everyone! Need some advice on if it’s possible to do a fusion ceremony the way I am envisioning within a 45 minute period. I don’t want to disrespect traditions, but I...

Angie, Jan 18, 2022 6 82 1
Emma
prelude
Emma, on January 17, 2022 at 10:10 AM

I'm working on my wedding programs. My wedding is outdoors and I'm wondering if 1. is it necessary to put a prelude on the program? and 2. if I do put it on the program, do I put just the song that I...

Michelle, Jan 17, 2022 2 56 1
Hunter
Honoring Bride's Deceased Parents
Hunter, on January 16, 2022 at 12:32 PM

Hello, Beauties! I apologize in advance if I miss abbreviations. I can not find the "Lingo and Abbreviation" "sticky." I am trying to come up with ideas to honor my mother and father, who have passed...

Sharon, Jan 16, 2022 3 100
Ashley
My fiancé doesn’t want his brother officiating our wedding :(
Ashley, on January 15, 2022 at 8:41 PM

I’m a bit sad y’all! So we’re having a destination wedding at a resort and it also comes with a person in Mexico that officiates who we won’t meet until the day before wedding. His brother is a pastor...

Rosie, Jan 16, 2022 12 207
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Multiple people walking me down the aisle
April, on January 13, 2022 at 11:49 PM

My dad passed away when I was 13 and I was raised by my mom and brother. I have 3 brothers so rather than leaving two out, I was thinking of having all 4 (mom and 3 brothers) walk me down the aisle. I...

Cece, Jan 14, 2022 2 67
Lynne
Wedding party uneven
Lynne, on January 7, 2022 at 12:32 AM

I have my bridal party figured out but my fiancés side doesn't have as many people. Is that going to look strange? I have a maid of honor, a co maid of honor, a junior bridesmaid and 2 bridesmaids....

Lynne, Jan 13, 2022 11 120
Melissa
Processional music
Melissa, on January 10, 2022 at 3:58 PM

Is anyone using just one song for the processional? I am wanting to do "Perfect" X Ed sheeran because it speaks to our story and I want the guests to hear the majority of the song. If I only use it...

Taylor, Jan 11, 2022 9 98
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Religious husband, non religious wife
Kayla, on December 9, 2017 at 8:38 PM

Me and my future husband have different religious affiliations.. or lack there of. I consider myself an agnostic and he affiliates with southern baptist. While we have been able to create a life...

Melissa, Jan 10, 2022 10 253
Katherine
Musical instrument for ceremony
Katherine, on January 4, 2022 at 1:07 AM

Hello Bride's! I still need to book someone to play during our ceremony. I prefer a live instrument, but I’m not sure what instrument to go with, anyone have any recommendations?

Jennifer, Jan 9, 2022 9 85
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We are having an interfaith wedding ceremony. I'm not sure whether to choose one officiant to represent both sides or two different officiants to repr
Bonnie, on January 6, 2022 at 9:54 PM

We are having an interfaith wedding ceremony. I'm not sure whether to choose one officiant to represent both sides or two different officiants to represent both religions. What does everyone think?...

Bonnie, Jan 8, 2022 4 63
Ashley
First look
Ashley, on November 29, 2021 at 2:50 PM

Hi! I have been so on the fence about doing a first look. With our ceremony being outside and later in the afternoon in the fall, my fiancé suggested doing one so that we could get some pictures done...

Ashley, Jan 7, 2022 17 209
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