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Does anyone know of any nice wedding blessings or poems that can be used as a reading at a catholic wedding? Any besides the Apachi one and the one about Love being "this" and not "that"


Here is a list of readings I got from a book called Reflections on Marriage (ISBN: 0-915388-37-5 if you're interested in buying it). You'll just need to get out your bible to read them to see what you like :)

Old Testament (first reading) 
Genesis 1:26-28, 31a 
Genesis 2:18-24 
Genesis 24:48-51, 58-67 
Tobit 7:9c-10, 11c-14 
Tobit 8:5-7 
Song of Songs 2:8-10, 14, 16a, 8, 6-7a 
Sirach 26:1-4, 13-16 
Jeremiah 31:31-32a, 33-34a

Responsorial Psalm 
All are found in Psalms 
33:12, 18, 20-21, 22 
103:1-2, 8, 13, 17-18 
145:8-10, 15, 17-18 
148:1-4, 9-14

New Testament (second reading) 
Romans 8:31b-35, 37-39 
Romans 12:1-2, 9-18 
1 Corinthians 6:13c-15a, 17-20 
1 Corinthians 12:31-13:8a (this is the reading you mentioned not wanting, but I included it anyway) 
Ephesians 5:2a, 21-33 
Colossians 3:12-17 
1 Peter 3:1-9 
1 John 3:18-14 
1 John 4:7-12 
Revelation 19:1, 5-9a

Gospel Acclamations 
1 John 4:8, 11 
1 John 4:12 
1 John 4:16 
1 John 4:7

Gospel Readings 
Matthew 5:1-12 
Matthew 5:13-16 
Matthew 7:21, 24-29 
Matthew 19:3-6 
Matthew 22:35-40 
Mark 10:6-9 
John 2:1-11 
John 15:9-12 
John 15:12-16 
John 17:20-26

Call your parish center and ask them if they provide the "Together for Life" booklet.  In it is a pretty good number of reading selections.  There are two different books - one for a ceremony and one for a ceremony with a mass.  If you need any other info, let me know.  I am the wedding coordinator for my Catholic church. 

God Bless, 
Amy, Wedding Expert


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