Bind two souls for eternity: Our short Halloween wedding ceremony script #Ceremony Advice#ceremony script#dia de los muertos#halloween August 4 | Guest post by Ashley Thanks to Trina for uploading this photo to our Flickr pool. Halloween is my absolute favorite holiday and has always been close to my heart. Although I did not grow up with a heritage which embraces Dia de Los Muertos, I always felt like Halloween is truly a day when the veil between this world and the next is its thinnest. I also believe in eternal marriage — that is that a marriage can bind two souls for eternity, instead of "till death." Related Post Ouija, Beetlejuice, and trophies: creepy and glam Halloween wedding ideas Patrick took the sugar beast to task with that candy corn and it's making us long for Halloween weddings to come back. Only a little... Read more While my husband is atheist, and I currently don't identify with a specific religion, my husband was extremely willing to let me create a Halloween wedding ceremony script that would include some spiritual undertones. Our officiant, Dave, was extremely open to me writing the script. I let him know that I wanted the ceremony to be short and sweet and not very drawn out. I did some research on how to word some phrases online, and here is the short Halloween wedding script I came up with: Officiant: Family and friends have come together on this holiday to celebrate and bless the marriage of Robert Siegel and Ashley Rothschild. According to Celtic tradition, the veil between this world and the next is thinnest on Halloween night. This makes tonight the perfect time to join two souls in matrimony lasting not only this life but the next. Beauty and youth fade away, money comes and goes, but your love is irreplaceable. Love is eternal. Ashley and Robert, keep that in mind as you make these eternal vows. Please present the rings which represent your eternal bind. [Best man hands rings to Robert. Each hold the rings.] Robert John, place the ring on Ashley Michelle and repeat after me. "As this ring encircles your finger from this day forward, year in and year out, so will my love forever encircle you. Wear this ring as a symbol of this love." Ashley Michelle, place the ring on Robert John and repeat after me. "As this ring encircles your finger from this day forward, year in and year out, so will my love forever encircle you. Wear this ring as a symbol of this love." Robert John, do you take Ashley Michelle as yours and yourself as hers from this day until the end of days? Robert: I do. Officiant: Ashley Michelle, do you take Robert John as yours and yourself as his from this day until the end of days? Ashley: I do. Officiant: Family and friends, I now ask you to repeat after me. "We now pronounce you husband and wife!" Family and friends: We now pronounce you husband and wife! Officiant: I now pronounce you Mr. and Mrs. Robert Siegel! With my blessing and the blessings of your family and friends, Robert John, you may now kiss your bride! Got a good ceremony script for us? Feel free to submit yours to be shared! Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Guest post written by Ashley My name is Ashley. I work from home and have two wonderful fur babies. Halloween is my favorite holiday, and I love Offbeat Brides! www.texashousepotato.com PREVIOUS Unicorn headbands for EVERYONE at Alisha & Jenn's handcrafted glittery unicorn wedding NEXT How to have fun and easily DIY your free wedding video with WeddingMix Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.