Exchange of Wedding Vows

The exchange of wedding vows are when the bride and groom make their sacred promises to each other.

Exchange of Vows (writing your own)

GROOM, as you look into BRIDE’s eyes, please say your vows.

BRIDE, as you look into GROOM’s eyes, please say your vows.

Exchange of Vows 1

GROOM, repeat after me:
I, GROOM, take you, BRIDE, to be my wife
To share all that I am and all that I have,
For all time to come.
And I promise to do all in my power to keep my love as deep and as strong as it is today.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
I, BRIDE, take you, GROOM to be my husband
To share all that I am and all that I have,
For all time to come.
And I promise to do all in my power to keep my love as deep and as strong as it is today.

Exchange of Vows 2

GROOM, repeat after me:
I GROOM, take you, BRIDE, to be my wife:
Your love is my anchor.
Your trust is my strength
I will give you all my love from now until eternity ends
You make my life complete.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
I, BRIDE, take you, GROOM to be my husband:
Your love is my anchor.
Your trust is my strength
I will give you all my love from now until eternity ends
You make my life complete.

Exchange of Vows 3

GROOM, repeat after me:
BRIDE, as your husband,
I promise to care for you,
trust your love,
be responsive to your needs,
communicate my feelings,
and behave in a way that shows my love and respect.
I say these things because I love you
and want to live out the days of my life with you.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
GROOM, as your wife,
I promise to care for you,
trust your love,
be responsive to your needs,
communicate my feelings,
and behave in a way that shows my love and respect.
I say these things because I love you
and want to live out the days of my life with you.

Exchange of Vows 4

GROOM, repeat after me:
BRIDE, I take you to be my wife;
To share with you the laughter;
To kiss away the tears;
And to give you all the love in my heart,
As long as we both shall live.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
GROOM, I take you to be my husband;
To share with you the laughter;
To kiss away the tears;
And to give you all the love in my heart,
As long as we both shall live.

Exchange of Vows 5

GROOM, repeat after me:
I, GROOM, take you, BRIDE, to be my wife
To love you when you drive me crazy.
To respect you when we disagree.
To support you if bad times come our way.
And to always remember how grateful I am
To have you by my side.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
I, BRIDE, take you, GROOM to be my husband
To love you when you drive me crazy.
To respect you when we disagree.
To support you if bad times come our way.
And to always remember how grateful I am
To have you by my side.

Exchange of Vows 6

GROOM, repeat after me:
BRIDE, I take you to be my wife:
To love you with all my heart;
To share with you all my soul;
To grow with you through all my days;
As long as we both shall live.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
GROOM, I take you to be my husband:
To love you with all my heart;
To share with you all my soul;
To grow with you through all my days;
As long as we both shall live.

Exchange of Vows 7

GROOM, repeat after me:
From this day onward, I choose you BRIDE to be my wife.
To live together and laugh together;
To work by your side and dream in your arms;
To fill your heart and feed your soul;
To always seek out the best in you;
To play with you whenever I can, as we grow old;
Always loving you with all my heart,
until the end of our forever.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
From this day onward, I choose you GROOM to be my husband.
To live together and laugh together;
To work by your side and dream in your arms;
To fill your heart and feed your soul;
To always seek out the best in you;
To play with you whenever I can, as we grow old;
Always loving you with all my heart,
until the end of our forever.

Exchange of Vows 8

GROOM, repeat after me:
I choose you BRIDE to be my wife.
I have emptied my heart of all others.
It is only filled with you.
You’re my best friend and my only love
And I’ll cherish you for the rest of my life.

BRIDE, please repeat after me:
I choose you, GROOM to be my husband.
I have emptied my heart of all others.
It is only filled with you.
You’re my best friend and my only love
And I’ll cherish you for the rest of my life.

Exchange of Vows 9

GROOM, repeat after me:
With God as my foundation and as the guardian of our Holy Union,
From this day on, I commit to you,
To be your husband,
To co-create a life in partnership with you,
Loving you in Holy Matrimony all the rest of our days.
And I commit to you, to the best of my ability,
To stand by your side,
To play and laugh with you as often as I can,
To be honest with you,
To comfort you when you are troubled,
To support you in all that you dream,
To forgive myself and you when needed,
To appreciate you and learn from you,
To pursue my potential as a gift to our Holy Union,
To hold the highest good of our family as my priority,
To do whatever it takes to maintain a happy and balanced marriage,
To live a long and healthy life, smelling the roses along the way,
Still loving each other sweetly and gladly,
Until our days on earth shall come to their completion.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
With God as my foundation and as the guardian of our Holy Union,
From this day on, I commit to you,
To be your wife,
To co-create a life in partnership with you,
Loving you in Holy Matrimony all the rest of our days.
And I commit to you, to the best of my ability,
To stand by your side,
To play and laugh with you as often as I can,
To be honest with you,
To comfort you when you are troubled,
To support you in all that you dream,
To forgive myself and you when needed,
To appreciate you and learn from you,
To pursue my potential as a gift to our Holy Union,
To hold the highest good of our family as my priority,
To do whatever it takes to maintain a happy and balanced marriage,
To live a long and healthy life, smelling the roses along the way,
Still loving each other sweetly and gladly,
Until our days on earth shall come to their completion.

Exchange of Vows 10

GROOM, repeat after me:
Gentle soul, it is with wonder and joy that I take you to be my cherished wife.
To join with you and to share with you all that is to come,
To give and to receive, to speak and to listen, to inspire and to respond,
To continue finding the delight we have discovered in each other’s company.
In all our life together I promise to be loyal,
to cherish you with my whole being,
and to see you always through the eyes of love.
I hold you tenderly in my heart,
and I entrust myself to your heart,
on this our sacred wedding day,
and for all the days to be.

BRIDE, repeat after me:
Gentle soul, it is with wonder and joy that I take you to be my cherished husband.
To join with you and to share with you all that is to come,
To give and to receive, to speak and to listen, to inspire and to respond,
To continue finding the delight we have discovered in each other’s company.
In all our life together I promise to be loyal,
to cherish you with my whole being,
and to see you always through the eyes of love.
I hold you tenderly in my heart,
and I entrust myself to your heart,
on this our sacred wedding day,
and for all the days to be.