(Complimentary Keepsake Marriage Certificate with Vow Renewal Ceremony )
Words of Greeting
Officiate: We are gathered here today together on this special occasion to recognize and renew the marriage vows that _____ and _____ have originally took 25 years ago. We join in support of you as you continue your journey as husband and wife celebrating joy, love and expectations.
Words to the Couple
Officiate: You have shared the joys, blessings and the challenges of married life. Today you wish to reconfirm your commitment to working together to make your marriage grow and blossom in years to come. May this ceremony remind you that despite the stresses in life, your love, respect, trust and understanding of each other will continue to increase and heighten your joy in living.
Declaration of Intent
Husband: _____, Do you offer your hand and your heart to _____ as your partner, your lover, and your lifetime companion?
Husband Responds: I do
Wife: _____, Do you offer your hand and your heart to _____ as your partner, your lover, and your lifetime companion?
Wife Responds: I DO
Renewal of Vows
Officiate: says to the husband repeat after me
I, _____, take you, _____, to be my wife. And I promise to continue being your loving and faithful husband, in plenty and in want, in joy and in sorrow, in sickness and in health, for as long as we both shall live.
Officiate: says to the wife repeat after me
I, _____, take you _____, to be my husband. And I promise to continue being your loving and faithful wife, in plenty and in want, in joy and in sorrow, in sickness and in health, for as long as we both shall live.
Presentation of the Rings
This (these) ring (s) is (are) a circle, a symbol of the never ending love that you have promised to each other.
Take it, place it on her (his) finger and repeat after me.
“I give you this ring to wear as a sign of my promise to continue to love and grow with you.”
Today you have renewed the promises and your vows to each other. You have symbolized the renewal of your marriage by joining hands. May the vows that joined you, bind you as husband and wife.
______, you may kiss the wife!
It’s my pleasure to introduce _____________________.