Scripture Readings For Weddings

Old Testament Readings

Genesis 1:26-27; 2:4-7; 2:18-22; 2:24
Ruth 1:16-17
Psalms 29:1-2;34:3;37:4;63:1-4;95:1-6;100; 127;128;150
Proverbs 3:5-6; 18:22; 24:3-4; 31:10-31
Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Cord of 3 Strands
Song of Solomon 2:11-13; 5:16; 6:3;8:6-7a
Isaiah 61:10;62:5
Jeremiah 33:11;32:38-39
Hosea 2:19-20

New Testament Readings

Matthew 5:3-11 Beatitudes
Matthew 19:-4-6 Christ’s statement of marriage
John 2:1-11 Christ at the marriage in Cana
John 15:9-17 Christ’s command to love
John 17:22-23 Christ’s prayer for love and unity
1 Corinthians 7:1-7 Marital duty of husband and wife
1 Corinthians 13 Great love chapter
Ephesians 4:1-3 Unity in Body of Christ
Ephesians 5:21-23 Roles of husband and wife
Philippians 2: 5-11 Attitudes to build marriage
Colossians 3:12-17 Loving Attitudes
Hebrews 13:4 Sex in marriage
1 Peter 3:1-7 Teaching for wives and husbands
1 John 3:16; 4:7-17 Teaching on love
Revelation 19:4-8 Wedding of the Lamb