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Jun. 1st, 2022

What is a Nikah Ceremony? Intro to the Muslim Marriage Ce...

Learn about the Muslim marriage ceremony tradition - the nikkah or nikah ceremony – and how this traditional religious Islamic wedding custom compares to the...

Apr. 28th, 2022

How to Perform a Unity Candle Ceremony (for Wedding Offic...

Want to plan or perform a unity candle ceremony for your wedding? Learn about supplies, how to set up the table, what to say and do, and considerations for a...

Apr. 5th, 2022

The Wedding Bouquet Toss: What it Means (and What to Avoid)

Learn the symbolism and meaning that have made the wedding bouquet toss one of the most popular wedding traditions for centuries, including the custom's Engl...

Mar. 10th, 2022

Ghost Marriages – When ‘Til Death Do Us Part’ Isn’t Enough

3 modern examples of ghost marriage and the haunting history of marrying the dead, including pos...

Feb. 3rd, 2022

The Twisted History of Valentine’s Day

Curious how America’s most romantic holiday got its start? AMM takes a look back at the bloody an...

Dec. 16th, 2021

Scientology Weddings: From Intergalactic Spiritual Beings...

Take a look inside the Scientologist wedding ceremony, including the unique wedding vows, belief ...

Asked to Officiate a Wedding?

Follow these simple steps to perform marriage for friends and family.

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Nov. 22nd, 2021

The Wedding Ring Finger - Which Finger, Which Hand, and W...

Wondering “Which finger does a wedding ring go on,” and why? Learn what hand a wedding ring goes ...

Nov. 19th, 2021

‘Naming Ceremonies’ at Any Stage of Life: How Celebrants ...

Learn about the Naming Ceremony tradition for adults at any stage of life, and how Celebrants and...

Nov. 10th, 2021

Nobel Prize winner Malala gets married! Plus a look at th...

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala married Asser Malik this week. See photos from the couple’s weddi...

Nov. 4th, 2021

Signing the Ketubah - All About the Jewish Wedding Contract

Learn about the ketubah signing ceremony, traditional and modern Jewish wedding contracts, how ke...

Oct. 21st, 2021

Red Wedding Dresses: Symbolism and Modern Meanings

Considering a red wedding dress? Learn the meaning behind this bold, exciting, fashionable ceremo...

Oct. 13th, 2021

Wiccaning Ceremony - A Guide to Welcoming a New Witch

A ‘wiccaning’ is the deeply joyful ritual celebration of welcoming a new Pagan into a spiritual c...

Oct. 11th, 2021

Norse Runes for Wedding Altars, Rings, and Invitations - ...

The ancient magic of Norse runes is used in Viking weddings and other Pagan weddings and handfast...

Oct. 7th, 2021

Viking Weddings: Magic, Swords, Runes, Ritual Sacrifice, ...

Learn about Viking wedding traditions, including wedding swords, blot rituals, Norse runes and sp...

Oct. 5th, 2021

Will the Mormon Church approve same sex marriages?

The Mormon Church opposes same-sex marriage, but a rising number of LGBT + members, including voc...

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