Exchange Of Rings

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You want to say just the right words when you place the ring on your beloved’s finger. Choose from this  selection of Secular and Sacred statements the words you will say when you exchange rings. Want one of our officiants to plan your ceremony? Contact us today.

Secular

  1. I give you this ring as a symbol of my love and faithfulness. As I place it on your finger, I commit my heart and soul to you. I ask you to wear this ring as a reminder of the vows we have spoken today, our wedding day.
  2. This ring is a token of my love. I marry you with this ring, with all that I have and all that I am.
  3. I give you this ring to wear with love and joy. As a ring has no end, neither shall my love for you. I choose you to be my (wife / husband) this day and forevermore.
  4. I give you this ring as a token of my love and devotion. I pledge to you all that I am and all that I will ever be as your (husband/wife). With this ring, I gladly marry you and join my life to yours.
  5. This ring is my gift to you. Wear it and think of me and know that I love you.
  6. I give you this ring as a visible and constant symbol of my promise to be with you as long as I live.
  7. I give you this ring as a symbol of my love. Let it be a reminder that I am always by your side and that I will always be your faithful partner.
  8. I give you this ring as a symbol of my love, my faith in our strength together, and my covenant to learn and grow with you.
  9. Let this ring be a symbol of my promises to you and a reminder of my devotion to you. I am honored to call you my (wife/husband).
  10. With this ring, I thee wed, and with it, I bestow upon thee all the treasures of my mind, heart, and hands.
  11. I give you this ring as a symbol of my vow and with all that I have and all that I am, I honor you and love you (optional: now and forever).

Sacred

Christian I give you this ring as a symbol of my vow and with all that I have and all that I am, I honor you and love you in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.

Protestant I give you this ring as a symbol of my love; and with all that I am and all that I have, I honor you, in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.

Episcopalian (Name), I give you this ring as a symbol of my vow, and with all that I am and all that I have, I honor you, in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.

Jewish Harey at mekuddeshet li b’taba’at zo k’dat Moshe v’Israel which means, Behold, thou art consecrated unto me with this ring according to the law of Moses and of Israel.

Presbyterian This ring I give you, in token and pledge of our constant faith and abiding love.

Roman Catholic In the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, take and wear this ring as sign of my love and faithfulness.

Lutheran I give you this ring as a sign of my love and faithfulness. Receive this ring as a token of wedded love and faith.

Methodist I give you this ring as a sign of my vow, and with all that I am, and all that I have; I honor you in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.

Baptist With this ring I thee wed, and all my worldly goods I thee endow. In sickness and in health, in poverty or in wealth, till death do us part.

Quaker No traditional exchange of rings.

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