Wedding readings are a special wedding tradition. They can add an extra touch to your wedding ceremony and set the tone for the solemnity that comes along with marriage.
Here is a list of 10 wedding reading selections that will get you inspired:
1) “Love is Patient, Love is Kind”
This wedding reading from Corinthians comes from the Bible and sets the tone for a beautiful wedding ceremony. It talks about how love is patient and kind, which are two of the most important characteristics to have in any relationship.
2) “A wedding is a wedding and all that it entails, boredom included”
This wedding reading from the movie My Big Fat Greek Wedding expresses perfectly how weddings can sometimes get repetitive. This makes for an interesting read to be added to your wedding ceremony!
3) “I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine”
A wedding reading from the Song of Solomon in the Bible, this wedding reading talks about how two souls are united when they find each other. It is a beautiful wedding ceremony selection to express that your spouse was made for you!
4) “The two most important days in a person’s life are the day they are born and the day they find out why”
This wedding reading is perfect for couples who want to add some humor to their wedding ceremony. It comes from Mark Twain and is a great way to lighten up the mood!
5) “Love is not about finding the perfect person, but learning to see an imperfect person perfectly”
This wedding reading is great for couples who have been through some tough times. It comes from Sam Keen and talks about how love is not just a feeling, but an action.
6) “What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us”
This wedding reading is perfect for couples who want to reflect on their relationship. It comes from Ralph Waldo Emerson and talks about how the most important thing in life is the journey, not the destination.
7) “Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal”
This wedding reading is perfect for couples who have been through some tough times. It comes from John Greenleaf Whittier and talks about how, even though we are in pain now, it will get better with time or healing.
This wedding reading is perfect for couples who want to express their love in a simple way. It comes from the movie How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days and expresses perfectly how important your spouse will be on this special day!
9 ) “To have and to hold from this day forward, for better or worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and health”
This wedding reading is perfect for couples who want a traditional wedding ceremony. It comes from the Bible (Book of Common Prayer) and talks about how marriage is not just about love but also commitment.
10) “Love conquers all things; let us too surrender to love”
A wedding reading from Ovid will set the tone perfectly for your wedding ceremony! It speaks of how conquering obstacles together with your spouse can bring you closer than ever before.