SAMPLES of VOWS
Option 1: Thank you for taking me as I
am, loving me, and welcoming me into your heart. I promise to always love you,
respect you, and be faithful to you. Today I choose you to be my partner and I
commit to you for the rest of my life.
Option 2: I take you to be my spouse and
to live together in the lawful state of matrimony. I promise from this day
forth to share the responsibilities of life with you, love you, respect you and
care for you for as long as we both shall live.
Option 3: Before our friends and those so
special to us here, on this our wedding day, I take you as my wife/husband, in
friendship and in love, in strength and weakness, to share the good times and
bad, to celebrate life with you, now and for always. I love you.
Option 4: (Name), you are my heart, my
best friend, my life. Today before family and friends, I renew my commitment to
you. I promise to love and cherish you, respect you and grow with you for all
the days of our lives. This is my solemn vow.
SAMPLES FOR RING EXCHANGE
Option 1:________, I give you this ring as a symbol of my
love and faithfulness. As I place it on your finger, I commit my heart and soul
to you. I ask you to wear this ring as a reminder of the vows we have spoken
today, our wedding day.
Option 2:______I give you this ring to wear with love and
joy. As a ring has no end, neither shall my love for you. I choose you to be my
(wife / husband) this day and forevermore.
Option 3:________ I give you this ring as a promise of love,
trust, and pride that you are my (wife/husband). We will wear these rings, and the world
will know that we have chosen to be married.
Option 4_______ with this ring I give you my love, my
honor, and my friendship. From this day forward you shall not walk alone. My
heart shall be your shelter and my arms shall be your home.
Option 5: With
this ring I marry you and join my life with yours. It is a visible and constant
symbol of my promise to be with you for as long as we both shall live.