Introductory Rites

Commentator:  Miss Ana Maria Daguay

Introduction:  

     Good afternoon guests, family and friends.  We are here today to witness the union of LIAM and GRACE in Holy Matrimony.  To share their prayer that Christ may give them grace as they start a new life.  May this union of Christ fills them with eternal love, joy and peace and that their fidelity to one another may truly be a symbol of Christ love to his Church.

        Please all stand to welcome the Bride and Groom and their entourage.
        (Suggested Hymns:  There is Love


WEDDING PROCESSION

Best Man
Groom with Parent
Principal Sponsors
Secondary Sponsors
Bridesmaids / Grooms men
Junior Bridesmaids / Junior Grooms men
Bible Bearer
Ring Bearer
Arrhae Bearer
Candle Bearer
Cord and Veil Bearer
Bride's Parents
Maid of Honor
Flower Girls
Bride

After the wedding procession, when the Bride and Groom and their entire entourage have taken their respective places the mass begins.)

Priest:  In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.

All:  Amen.

Priest:  The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ and the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.

All:   And with your  spirit.

Priest:  God is love, and has, in some mysterious ways drawn you LIAM and GRACE together in love.  Today we are here to celebrate LOVE - a love between two people who have found each other, a love that seeks perfection, a love that seeks God.  God has chosen this day for LIAM and GRACE to pledge their love and life to each other.  Let us unite as one and pray for the success of this marriage.