of God, and in the face of this company, to join together this Man and this
Woman in holy Matrimony ; which is honourable among all men : and therefore is
not by any to be entered into unadvisedly or lightly ; but reverently,
discreetly, advisedly, soberly, and in the fear of God. Into this holy estate these
two persons present come now to be joined. If any man can show just cause, why
they may not be joined together, let him now speak, or else hereafter
forever hold his peace.
live together after God’s ordinance in the holy estate of Matrimony ? Wilt thou
love her, comfort her, honour, and keep her in sickness and in health ; and,
forsaking all others, keep thee only unto her, so long as ye both shall live ?
live together after Gods ordinance in the holy estate of Matrimony ? Wilt thou
obey him, and serve him, love, honour, and keep him in sickness and in health ;
and, forsaking all others, keep thee only unto him, so long as ye both shall
Atlanta to be my wedded wife, to have and to hold from this day forward, for
better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and
to cherish, till death us do part, according to God’s holy ordinance ; and thereto
I plight thee my troth.
Jordan to be my wedded husband, to have and to hold, from this day forward, for
better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love,
cherish, and obey, till death us do part, according to God’s holy ordinance ;
and thereto I give thee my troth.
wed, and with all my worldly goods I thee endow : In the Name of the Father, and
of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen.
the Son, God the Holy Ghost, bless, preserve, and keep you ; the Lord
mercifully with his favour look upon you, and fill you with all spiritual
benediction and grace ; that ye may so live together in this life, that in the
world to come ye may have life everlasting. Amen.
joined together let no man put asunder.
and Atlanta have consented together in holy wedlock, and have witnessed the
same before God and this company, and thereto have given and pledged their
troth, each to the other, and have declared the same by giving and receiving a
Ring, and by joining hands; I pronounce that they are Man and Wife, In the Name
of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen.
More photos! We had several bridal photo shoots, in Texas and Tennessee both, including sisters, friends, and bridesmaid….mostly because we didn’t know what the weather was going to do the day of, and we didn’t want to have so many pictures to take the day of the wedding… You can see more of them on the previous wedding dress post.My wonderful photographer was a dear friend – Sophie Covey who now has her own photography business! Do go visit her at Smile For Sophie. It was so much fun working with her – before the wedding we had started a Pinterest board with many ideas about pictures and poses, and I think this really helped us achieve what we were looking for with the pictures. We were really blessed by the weather too – most of the days it was beautifully sunny or bright and overcast. So perfect.This was the morning of the day before:
Helped me to decide on a colored sash, and ruffles!
Replica of Queen Victoria’s wedding dress from ‘The Young Victoria’
This dress inspired the lace on my sleeves.
Pictures like this helped me to decide on short sleeves.
They seemed to be quite common on wedding dresses.