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Need a simple wedding officiant script? We’ve got dozens to choose from!

Published Monday, Oct. 3rd, 2022

Photo by Benita Elizabeth John

Help! I need a wedding officiant script… now!  


Sound familiar? 


Being asked to officiate a wedding ceremony for the first time is a huge honor, but it can also be stressful, especially if you’re asked to officiate at the last minute. 


And if you haven’t been to a lot of weddings in the past, you might not even know what a wedding officiant is supposed to say or do at one of these things! 


Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. 


We have dozens of free sample wedding ceremony scripts available for you to choose from in our online script library. 


AMM Wedding Ceremony Scripts Library 

Illustration from the AMM Wedding Ceremony Script Library


These sample wedding scripts are written specifically for wedding officiants to use. (That’s you!)


They’re organized by category to make it easy for you to find exactly the right script, whether you’re looking for a religious or non-religious civil wedding script, a short script, a traditional or non-traditional script, or a seasonal script for any time of year. 


Many of our free ceremony scripts and outlines also include sample wedding readings, unique unity ceremonies, and examples of wedding vows, making it easy to perform a memorable marriage ceremony without any previous experience as an officiant.


If you’re looking for a wedding officiant script, you’re in the right spot! 


Just head to our free AMM Wedding Ceremony Scripts Library and choose any sample script you like.




In a rush? 

Start with one of our most popular wedding ceremony scripts: 




Browse all free wedding scripts here. 

Good luck, and have a wonderful wedding ceremony.  



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Jessica Levey
Jessica Levey

Lead Staff Writer & Illustrator

Jessica loves exploring the history and magic of ritual, the connections between people and places, and sharing true stories about love and commitment. She's an advocate for marriage equality, LGBTQ+ rights, and individuality, and is an ordained Minister with AMM. When she’s not writing or illustrating for AMM, she enjoys city hikes, fantasy novels, comics, and traveling.

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