Liturgy On The Occasion Of An Engagement Or Betrothal

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The following liturgy may be used in small or large family celebrations or in gatherings of the larger worshiping community, serving as a means of both celebration and of challenge to the couple preparing for marriage. Adapt to local needs and customs.


Leader:Dear family and friends, we have gathered on this occasion to honor [Name] and [Name], who have announced their intention to unite in holy marriage. This is a festive and wonderful moment in their lives and ours; so let us be...


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