The pronouncement officially declares that the Bride and Groom are now husband and wife. The minister may state the authority which allows him to make the pronouncement. The wedding guests are reminded that everyone should respect the union God has created and that no one should try to come between or separate the couple.
• Check out these Samples of the Pronouncement.
To gain a deeper understanding of your Christian wedding ceremony and to make your special day even more meaningful, you may want to spend some time learning the biblical significance of today's Christian wedding traditions.