Marriage – suggested readings and hymns

Readings

Music

The following hymns and music are among the most frequently chosen, although you are free to select other hymns and music if you wish.  Please remember that if you include words or music in a  printed order of service, you must comply with copyright.  Your minister will advise you.

Processional Music for the Arrival of the Bride and the end of the service

  • The Bridal March (Wagner)
  • The Wedding March (Mendelssohn)
  • Canon (Pachelbel)
  • Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Bach)
  • Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Handel)
  • Toccata (Widor)
  • Trumpet Tune (Purcell)
  • Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke)
  • Air from the Water Music (Handel)
  • Hornpipe from the Water Music (Handel)

Hymns