pt. 1: example wedding vows

Example wedding vows to help your heart find the right words for your big day…

All that I am and all that I have, I offer to you in love and in joy.
From this day forward I will love and comfort you, hold you close,
prize you above all others,
and remain faithful to you all the days of our lives.


I promise to respect you as an equal
And to recognize that your interests, desires and needs
Are as important as mine.
I promise to laugh with you when times are good,
and endure with you when they are bad.
I cant wait to to grow old together,
getting to know the man you will become,
and falling in love a little more every day.
Today I give you my hand, my heart, and my love
without condition,
completely and forever.


I, [name], take thee, [name], to be my wedded [wife/husband], to have and to hold from this day forward, for better or worse, for richer or poorer, through sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death do us part. I pledge to you my love and devotion, so long as we both shall live.



(Name), I take you to be my lawfully wedded (husband/wife).
Before these witnesses I vow to love you and care for you as long as we both shall live.
I take you, with all your faults and strengths, as I offer myself to you with all my faults and strengths.
I will help you when you need help, and turn to you when I need help.
I choose you as the person with whom I will spend my life.


I bring myself to you this day to share my life with you; you can trust
my love, for it’s real. I promise to be a faithful mate and to unfailingly
share and support your hopes, dreams and goals. I vow to be there for
you always; when you fall, I will catch you; when you cry, I will comfort
you; when you laugh, I will share your joy.
Everything I am and everything I have is yours,
from this moment forth and for eternity.


You are my best friend for life.
I pledge to honour, encourage, and support you through our walk together.
When our way becomes difficult, I promise to stand by you and uplift you,
so that through our union we can accomplish more than we could alone.
I promise to work at our love and always make you a priority in my life.
With every beat of my heart, I will love you. This is my solemn vow.



I, (Name), take you (Name) to be my (husband/wife), my partner in life and my one true love. I will cherish our friendship and love you today, tomorrow, and forever.
I will trust you and honour you.
I will laugh with you and cry with you.
I will love you faithfully through the best and the worst, through the difficult and the easy. What may come I will always be there.


I promise to give you the best of myself and to ask of you no more than you can give.
I promise to accept you the way you are.
I fell in love with you for the qualities, abilities, and outlook on life that you have,
and won’t try to reshape you in a different image.
I promise to respect you as a person with your own interests, desires, and needs,
and to realize that those are sometimes different, but no less important than my own.
I promise to keep myself open to you, to let you see through the window of my personal
world into my innermost fears and feelings, secrets and dreams.
I promise to grow along with you, to be willing to face change as we both change
in order to keep our relationship alive and exciting.
And finally, I promise to love you in good times and in bad, with all I have to give
and all I feel inside in the only way I know how, completely and forever.


Today I will marry my friend,
the one I will live with, dream with and love.
I take you to be my husband/wife.
From this day forward I will cherish you,
I will look with joy down the path of our tomorrow’s
knowing we will walk it together side by side, hand in hand and
heart to heart.


Today, tomorrow and for all the rest of my days,
I promise to stand beside you
To dance with you in times of joy
To lift you up in times of sadness
To rejoice with you in times of health
To comfort you in times of illness
I promise to turn to you for solace, for encouragement, and for inspiration
I promise to be faithful and true to you
I promise to shower you with love and affection
Every joyous and blessed day, for the rest of our lives.


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