Wedding Ideas: Church Weddings
All kinds of church wedding information, ranging from civil ceremony church weddings to the rise of church weddings.
There are no conditions that say you have to be a regular churchgoer to get married in the Church of England. The Church gives you the opportunity for you to make your solemn promises to each other, not just in front of your family and friends, but also in the sight of God. There are 4 ways of getting married in accordance with the rites of the Church of England:
The Church of England gives all British citizens, with no former spouse still living, the right to be married at their local parish church. There is no obligation to have attended church regularly, or for both parties to have been baptised. Firstly, arrange to meet with your parish minister and he or she will be pleased to advise you of their procedures.Read More
Same-sex couples are to be allowed to hold civil partnership ceremonies in churches and other places of worship in England and Wales, but no religious group will be forced to host them. Currently, marriage between people of the same gender is not legal in the UK, but civil partnerships were introduced in 2005 to give couples the same legal protection as if they were married.
Those with an eagle eye may have noticed a major change to our site with the addition of 9168 churches last night. This is a major project that we have been quietly working on with the Church of England for several months and will, at last, make churches more accessible to couples who do not regularly attend.Read More
Am I the only one that feels the endless announcements made by some registrars or vicars can totally spoil the sense of occasion at the beginning of the wedding?
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