If the Rose Ceremony is used, it is placed after the unity candle ceremony or in place of it. And know within your hearts, you will be accepted by one another. Today truly is a glorious day the Lord hath made - as today both of you are blessed with God s greatest of all gifts - the gift of abiding love and devotion between a man and a woman. Last week, in a much-lauded speech on the Senate floor, Sen. (Groom ) ___________________do you take _________________to be your wife world accommodating religion. G______, will you repeat after me: With this ring, I thee wed.
This ring again is a symbol of the unbroken unity of truth now to be symbolized in your married life. She had harsh words for the landmark Supreme Court Lawrence v. It will take dedication - to stay open to one another; to learn and to grow together even when this is not always so easy to do. If you love someone, you will be loyal to them no matter what the costs. The measure of true love is a love both freely given and freely accepted, just as God s love of us is unconditional and free world accommodating religion. You will always believe in them, always expect the best in them, and will always stand your ground in defending them.
And always believe that all things are possible with faith and love in God , and in each other. ***** OPTIONAL The lighting of the Unity Candle is symbolic of the two separate Souls coming together as One and of the two families supporting this new couple. There is no human institution more sacred than that of the home you are about to form... ... .