What should I talk to my officiant about?

What should I talk to my officiant about?

Here are a few of the most common wedding officiant questions for couples.

  • When, Where, and Who? ...
  • What role do your families play in your lives? ...
  • How do you want to remember your ceremony? ...
  • What have you seen at other weddings that you liked or not liked? ...
  • How did you meet? ...
  • How did you get engaged?

What do you say when you marry someone?

"I, (Bride/Groom), take you (Groom/Bride), to be my (wife/husband), to have and to hold from this day forward, for better or for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish; from this day forward until death do us part."

How do you introduce a wedding officiant?

Welcome to all of you, who have come to share in this important moment in the lives of BRIDE and GROOM. I ask you to join together in celebrating, acknowledging, and honoring this day and the vows that they will be making. By your presence, you witness and affirm the truth of their love and commitment to each other.

Should a wedding officiant introduce themselves?

When it comes to an impactful officiant speech, start with the specific and transition to the broad. The audience will want to know who you are and why you're up there. So, start by introducing yourself—briefly—and explain why you were chosen or how you know the couple.