Wedding Ceremony Ideas

Planning the wedding ceremony requires some logistical coordination. To get started brush up on the essentials like wedding vow ideas, ceremony readings, and how to choose an officiant. Our wedding ceremony checklist is chock full of the need-to-know basics such as who sits where and the order of the procession. We also have creative ideas for ceremony programs and what to write inside. Plus, we share the best ways to personalize your wedding ceremony.

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A Witness Overheard Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez's Emotional Wedding Vows: "They Cried to Each Other"
Kenosha Portis, an employee at the chapel where the couple tied knot, also noted that actors' children stood behind them during the intimate ceremony.
Traditional Wedding Vows for Your Ceremony
For couples who want to keep things classic.
How to Plan an Entirely Unplugged Wedding
Encouraging a phone-free zone during your ceremony and reception might allow your friends and family to better witness (and celebrate!) your marriage—without distractions.
90 Short and Sweet Love Quotes That Will Speak Volumes at Your Wedding
Looking for the right words to express your feelings on the big day? Turn to these famous romantic quotes for your vows, toast, décor, or more.
30 Creative Wedding Rituals That Symbolize Unity
These special rituals will make your wedding ceremony even more poignant.

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Six Reasons to Get Legally Married Before Your Wedding Day
Many couples choose to get officially married before the big day, and it's more common than ever in light of the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the world right now.
How Long Should Your Wedding Ceremony Be?

There's no one standard length for a ceremony, but our experts say that the traditions you choose to include will have the biggest impact on the overall timing.