Ceremony Planner

Here you can begin thinking about your ideas for hymns, readings, prayers and music and download a ceremony planning booklet to help.

It’s exciting to start planning your wedding ceremony and think about how you’d like to make it unique and personal. Here you can browse pages to inspire and help you with your choices of hymns, readings and other music.

You can also download this PDF ceremony planner which can be filled in, saved into your usual computer files and emailed to your vicar when you’re ready to talk.

Follow this link to download your Ceremony Planner Booklet and start planning.

Once you’ve downloaded the booklet, choose ‘Save as’ from your File menu and save it into your usual computer files. You can then edit it as you need to, whenever you want.

Use the links on the right for inspiration.



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The rehearsal
Professional photography at a church wedding
Renewing your vows
Your children are welcome
Reading of banns
Additional readings
Other music for your wedding
Wedding ceremony words
Wedding blessings
Preparing for marriage
Wedding vows
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Can a vicar from a different church take our wedding?
Special Licences
Common licences
Do we need a marriage licence?
Superintendent Registrar’s Marriage Schedule
Bible readings for your wedding
Choices for your wedding ceremony
Hymns for your wedding
Countdown to your church wedding
The cost of church weddings
Legal requirements