Christian call to worship for gay couples.
Dearly beloved, we are assembled here in the presence of God, to join (name) and (name) in holy marriage, which is instituted of God, regulated by his commandments, blessed by our Lord Jesus Christ, and to be held in honor among all men. Let us therefore reverently remember that God has established and sanctified marriage, for the welfare and happiness of mankind. By his apostles, he has instructed those who enter into this relation to cherish a mutual esteem and love, to bear with each other's infirmities and weaknesses; to comfort each other in sickness, trouble, and sorrow; in honesty and industry to provide for each other and for their household in temporal things; to pray for and encourage each other in the things which pertain to God; and to live together as heirs of the grace of life.
Dearly beloved friends, we are gathered here in the sight of God and in the face of this company, to join together this couple in holy matrimony; which is an honorable estate, instituted of God in Paradise, in the time of man's innocence, signifying unto us the mystical union that is betwixt Christ and his church: which holy estate Christ adorned and beautified with his presence and first miracle that he wrought in Cana of Galilee, and is commended of St. Paul to be honorable among all men: and therefore is not by any to be enterprised nor taken in hand unadvisedly or lightly; but reverently, discreetly, advisedly, soberly and in the fear of God.
Dearly beloved, we are assembled in this sanctuary in the presence of God, to unite two men (or women) in holy marriage. From the earliest beginnings, marriage was instituted by God for the well being and happiness of his people, as a sacred and a diving partnership. Marriage was sanctified and blessed by Jesus of Nazareth. Among all human relationships, marriage is the most sacred, satisfying, and permanent. Wherefore it should be entered into reverently, discreetly, and in the fear of God. In this sacred relationship, these two persons come now to be joined.
Religious all faith call to worship for same-sex weddings.
Dear friends, we are gathered here in the sight of God, and in the presence of these witnesses, to join together (name) and (name) in holy matrimony; which is an honorable estate, instituted by God. It is therefore not to be entered into unadvisedly, but reverently, discreetly, and in the fear of God. Into this holy estate these two persons come now to be joined.
Welcome, today we are call to worship God through witnessing the joining of this couple in wedlock.
No person should attend a wedding without giving thanks to God for the institution of marriage, and renewing in this heart the vows that are being taken for the first time by others.
No person should leave without doing that for which he came..... praying that God's blessing may truly rest upon this man and this woman all the days of their life together. As you pray, so may you also receive a blessing.
New-age call to worship for same-sex couples.
My friends, we have come together from many places on this day to join ________ and ________ in the celebration of their marriage. We witness, by our joy, that the happiness which these two find in one another is unique. And yet, it is no more than the happiness which all men might, if they but tried, find in one another. For life is a dance, and marriage is the choosing of eternal partners for that dance. And we are here, above all to worship God - Creator of both dancers and dance - and to rejoice that he brings his people together as one in his spirit.
Friends, we are gathered here in God's presence, but in the midst of a divided and broken world, to witness the marriage of these two people who stand before you in love, in trust and in hope. They ask the Creator to bless their coming together and to sustain them through the years to come. And they ask us to be present with them, to rejoice in their oneness and to share in their joy. They hope that we will sustain them and participate with them in daily celebrations of the healing and renewing power of love to which the Creator calls all of his children.
Secular call to gather for gay and lesbian couples
Dear friends, out of affection for _________ and _________ we have gathered together to witness and bless their mutual vows which will unite them in marriage. To this moment they bring the fullness of their hearts as a treasure to share with one another. They bring the dreams which bind them together. They bring that particular personality and spirit which is uniquely their own, and out of which will grow the reality of their life together. We rejoice with them as the outward symbol of an inward union of hearts, a union created by friendship, respect and love. (From "Writing Your Own Wedding")
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