Weddings from the Heart:: Contemporary and Traditional Ceremonies for an Unforgettable Wedding

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Conari Press, Jan 1, 1991 - Family & Relationships - 200 pages
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Weddings from the Heart offers five complete new ceremonies, the texts of traditional Christian and civil ceremonies, and hundreds of vows, consecrations, and blessings. Includes more than fifty heartwarming, philosophical, and poetic readings on love from a wide range of writers and poets such as Pablo Neruda, Rainer Maria Rilke, Shakespeare, and Elizabeth Barret Browning.

 

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Explains the basic format of a wedding ceremony, plus gives several full ceremonies, including a traditional Christian, civil, and several other styles, including ones for second weddings and for, of ... Read full review

Contents

Reflections on Marriage
12
Creating Your Ceremony
17
The Ceremonial Elements
40
A Selection of Ceremonies
55
Additional Selections
112
Tradional Customs from Around the World
163
Ceremonial Flourishes
172
Wedding Cermony Worksheet
189
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Daphne Rose Kingma is a psychotherapist who has counseled couples and individuals to a deeper understanding and improvement of their relationships for more than 25 years. She has appeared on national television shows including Oprah and Sally Jessy Raphael and is the best-selling author of many books including Coming Apart, True Love, Finding True Love, and Loving Yourself. She lives in Santa Barbara, California.

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