Posted in Marriage Celebrant | 5 May, 2016
If you’re having a church wedding ceremony your wedding hymns will make a big difference to the feel of the ceremony. Here are some top tips on choosing wedding hymns along with examples of traditional and contemporary wedding hymns.
Traditional hymns are still suitable for a couple organising a contemporary wedding ceremony.
The most popular of these classic tunes include:
You might be able to find versions of these hymns that have been re-written with lyrics specifically tailored to weddings. It is also possible to find more modern words to fit these traditional songs. For an example of this find the alternative lyrics to Morning has Broken. The two most fashionable versions of this song are Come to a Wedding and Standing Together, Facing the Future.
As these are modern songs, unless you have a congregation of church-goers, many of your guests will be unlikely to know the tunes. In this case, it might be best to hire a choir to help out.
Here are a few possible modern wedding hymns for your ceremony:
Here are some great tips for choosing your wedding hymns