GET ORDAINED

AMERICAN WEDDINGS BLOG

Stay up to date with the latest wedding ceremony trends, script writing inspiration, tips and advice for first-time officiants, and news that matters to couples and wedding ministers.

New script! A Witchy Halloween Wedding Ceremony with Handfasting

Published Friday, Aug. 27th, 2021


“Tonight the veil between worlds is at its thinnest. We stand where flesh and magic meet, in the company of friends and spirits, to cast a bond for all eternity…”

 

 

Filled with mischief and magic, love spells and spirits… Halloween is a perfect night for a festive offbeat wedding. 

 

 

We’ve added a new sample script to our library!

Click here:
A Witchy Halloween Wedding Ceremony with Handfasting 

 

 

This seasonal Halloween wedding script includes a love spell, simple ring exchange, and traditional handfasting.

 

Inspired by the Pagan holiday of Samhain (on which modern Halloween celebrations are based), it includes a wedding altar, casting circle, a chanting spell in place of vows, and natural elements to celebrate the turning of the seasons. 

 

Add additional witchy or Wiccan elements to your ceremony by adorning the altar with herbs, flowers, candles, and crystals. Gothic decor, devilish desserts, and a twilight start time will make for an especially memorable ceremony. 

 

 

This script can be easily customized!

 

Add an invocation of spirits or offerings to gods, or amp up the campy vamp vibes and monster madness with a splash of fake blood, ghoulish music, a trip to the cemetery, or vintage movie quotes! 

 

 

A wedding skull filled with roses against black fabric

 

...

 

Need another sample script for a wedding ceremony? 
Visit our Wedding Ceremony Script Library.


 We know that writing a wedding ceremony from scratch can be a daunting process, especially if you’re officiating on short notice. To make things easier, we keep our Sample Script Library well stocked with wedding ceremony templates and sample scripts for you to choose from. These scripts are a great starting point, with sections to add to, leave out, or reorganize, as you personalize a ceremony. 

 

Visit our seasonal script tab or pagan script tab to see similar ceremony inspiration.

 


 

New Book! 

 

Cover image of the Handfasting book, reads: Handfasting : From Ancient Rituals to Modern Ceremonies, with a dark blue background, stars, and two hands clasped with a handfasting ribbon, light by the moonExplore the origins of ancient Paganism and learn how to incorporate the magic of handfasting into your own wedding or commitment ceremony.

 

This deep dive into one of the most exciting trends in weddings is inspired by love stories that reach far back into the misty origins of human history, when Druids and Priestesses dispensed esoteric wisdom, cast powerful spells, and magic and nature were one-and-the-same.

 

Written and illustrated by AMM’s own Jessica Levey, this book is full of whimsical illustrations, and carefully researched and crafted stories and imagery that are your ticket to your own adventure.

 

 

Visit Our Store 

 


You might also like: 

 

 

 

 


 


How To Officiate By State

â–˛

Who Will Officiate Your Wedding?

Choose Your Officiant with our "Will You Marry Us?" Gift Package.

Signature Wedding Officiant Package

Our premiere package contains everyting you need to officiate like a pro.

Professional Wedding Officiant Certification Course

Learn from the Pros to Officiate with Confidence!

Wedding Officiant Training

Wedding Officiant Training

Everything you need to know to officiate.

Sample Wedding Ceremony Scripts

Need inspiration? Check out our free ceremony scripts!

Subscribe To Our Newsletter!

GET ORDAINED
WITH AMM

Become a Wedding Officiant with Our Free Online Ordination!