Every aspect of the wedding should be different, the bride’s dress, the décor, and the setup. These are all the obvious factors, but there is one aspect that is the most important and without which no wedding is complete.
Wedding Scriptures are the most important part of the wedding that can’t be ignored. To make the wedding scriptures readings unique and different try and get the most diverse wedding vow scriptures.
Here are some different wedding scriptures as well as the most popular wedding scriptures about love that you can use in your wedding vows.
SONG OF SOLOMAN 8:6-7
A beautiful piece to add to your wedding scriptures readings is the Song of Solomon, as it explains love in the most mesmerizing way. Love can conquer all, and that is the true meaning of a wedding. Adding wedding scriptures verses will bless your wedding like nothing else.
My beloved speaks and says to me:
Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.
Set me as a seal upon your heart, as a seal upon your arm;
For love is strong as death, passion fierce as the grave.
Its flashes are flashes of fire, a raging flame.
Many waters cannot quench love,
Neither can floods drown it.
If one offered for love
All the wealth of his house,
It would be utterly scorned.
SONG OF SONGS 1:9-17
A wedding is all about two people who are in love and have decided to spend their whole life together. A ceremony as special as that needs most memorable wedding ceremony scriptures.
The Song of Songs is one of those beautiful verses that explain the love and the bond between two souls. It’s the most beautiful one among all the verses that can be used as wedding scriptures.
I have compared thee, O my love, to a company of horses in Pharaoh’s chariots.
Thy cheeks are comely with rows of jewels, thy neck with chains of gold.
We will make thee borders of gold with studs of silver.
While the king sitteth at his table, my spikenard sendeth forth the smell thereof.
A bundle of myrrh is my well-beloved unto me; he shall lie all night betwixt my breasts.
My beloved is unto me as a cluster of camphire in the vineyards of Engedi.
Behold, thou art fair, my love; behold, thou art fair; thou hast doves’ eyes.
Behold, thou art fair, my beloved, yea, pleasant: also our bed is green.
The beams of our house are cedar, and our rafters of fir.
1 JOHN 4,7-19
The best wedding scriptures are those that you can relate to. Make sure to choose the one that reflects your personality, and your love for your partner. You can open the ceremony by reciting the “1 JOHN” as it has the wedding scriptures verses that talks about love and how God is love and how he loves his creations unconditionally.
“Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins. Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us.”
Add verses to the wedding invites
Another great way of adding beautiful and nice wedding scriptures to your wedding ceremony is to have them printed in the invites. There are many short and sweet scriptures for wedding invitations that will make your wedding invitations more worthwhile.
Wedding scriptures to express that marriage is all about partnership.
“Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Also, if two lie down together, they will keep warm. But how can one keep warm alone? Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.”
Wedding scriptures to express that marriage is honoring your partner.
“Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves. Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, and faithful in prayer… Live in harmony with one another.”
These wedding scriptures will make your wedding invitations traditional and will not only appeal to people who belong to the previous generation but will also touch the heartstrings of the new generation.