Official Vows for the Wedding:
I___ take you, ____, to be my (husband/wife), to have and to hold from this day forward, for better or for worse, for richer or for poorer, in sickness and in health. I promise to love and cherish you for all that you are and will be, now and forevermore.
I, NAME, take you, NAME, to be my husband/wife/partner.
I promise before God and these friends to be your loving and faithful husband/Wife/Partner, to share with you in plenty and in want,
in joy and in sorrow,
in sickness and in health, and to join with you so that together we may serve God and others, as long as we both shall live.
Version 2: Catrina and Dane
Repeat after me:
Do you, [HUSBAND], welcome [WIFE] as your wife, offering her your love and encouragement, your trust and respect, as together you create your future?
GROOM says, “I do”.
Do you, [WIFE] welcome [HUSBAND] as your husband, offering him your love and encouragement, your trust and respect, as together you create your future
BRIDE says, “I do”.
Version 3: Laura and Sommer Anderson
“In the presence of the Light and love, of family and friends, I take thee to be my beloved, promising to be a loving and faithful partner. I ask you to be none other than yourself. I promise to cherish and delight, in your spirit and individuality, to face life’s challenges with patience and humor, to respect our differences, and to nurture our growth. This commitment is made in love, kept in faith, lived in hope, and made eternally new”.
Version 4: Paul and Ingrid Cheek
I (name), take you (name) to be my (spouse),
my partner in life and my one true love.
I will cherish our union and love you more,
each day than I did the day before.
I will trust you and respect you,
laugh with you and cry with you,
loving you faithfully through good times and bad,
regardless of the obstacles we may face together.
I give you my hand, my heart, and my love,
from this day forward,
for as long as we both shall live.
Version 5: Toby and Shannon Shinn
Shannon, From this day forward I promise you these things. I will laugh with you in times of joy and comfort you in times of sorrow. I will share in your dreams, and support you as you strive to achieve your goals. I will listen to you with compassion and understanding, and speak to you with encouragement. I will remain faithful to our vows for better or for worse, in times of sickness and health. You are my best friend and I will love and respect you always.
I, Shannon, take you, Toby, to be my husband, my constant friend, my faithful partner and my love from this day forward. In the presence of God, our family and friends, I offer you my solemn vow to be your faithful partner in sickness and in health, in good times and in bad, and in joy as well as in sorrow. I promise to love you unconditionally, to support you in your goals, to honor and respect you, to laugh with you and cry with you, and to cherish you forever.