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Marriage - Suggestions for Old Testament Readings

Every wedding as one or two readers who are chosen ahead of time by the couple. You can choose to use the same person to read two times or have different readers for each one. Generally a song is played in-between the readings.

“Male and Female He Created Them” (Genesis 1:26-28, 31)

“The Two of them Become One Body” (Genesis 2:18-24)

“In his Love for Rebekah, Isaac Found Solace after the Death of his Mother” (Genesis 24:48-51, 58-67)

“May the Lord of Heaven Prosper You Both,May He Grant You Mercy and Peace” (Tobit 7:9-10, 11-15)

“Allow Us to Live Together to a Happy Old Age” (Tobit 8:5-7)

“The Woman Who Fears the Lord is to be Praised” (Proverbs 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31)

“Stern as Death is Love” (Song of Songs 2:8-10, 14, 16; 8:6-7)

“Like the Sun Rising in the Lord’s Heavens, the Beauty of a Virtuous Wife is the Radiance of her Home” (Sirach 26:1-4, 13-16)