Rochester Brides & Grooms Issue 52 November 2017 - May 2018 - Page 35

C eremony Types You should discuss the type of wedding ceremony that you and your fiancé feel most comfortable with. Some types of wedding ceremonies are Civil, Jewish, Military, Orthodox, Protestant, Roman Catholic, candlelight, or create your own. Some civil weddings, for example, allow you to write the entire ceremony. Other types of ceremonies permit you to include your favorite passages or even write your own vows. td es ign and phot o .c o m Styles There are different styles of ceremonies. Verify the styles that are available to you with your officiant (ie, formal or informal, long or short, day or night). Officiant You should select an officiant to conduct your wedding ceremony that you feel most comfortable working with. The officiant will be responsible for expressing your sentiments about your marriage in a style that fits with the rest of your wedding. Continued on Page 36 November - May 2018 • 35