Wedding Candle Ceremony Wording. In this ceremony, either the bride and groom may light their individual candles or representatives of their respective families may do so. Once you have an outline and decide on how the ceremony will be structured you can start to assign specific readings, vows, and other elements you would like to have.
The unity candle ceremony is a popular tradition for weddings. If you are having a family member or friend perform your wedding ceremony, make sure they are legally ordained: We encourage you to use or modify any wedding ceremony script ideas presented here that inspire you in writing your own ceremony script.
The exact origins are unknown, but the use of a unity candle in a 1981 general hospital episode may help explain the initial popularity of the trend.
If you’ve lost a parent beloved grandparent, or friend, a brief memorial of them at your wedding is a fitting way to acknowledge their presence with you spiritually, and in your hearts. Sample short ceremony (tapers can be lit by moms or couple ) Through the love and illumination of god, your paths have come together, and in this symbolic ceremony, you will each take a lighted candle, representing your previous separate pathways, and together you will light the unity candle, symbolizing your willingness to walk life's. You can easily find the vows that fit your wedding style and vision.