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I was a guest at a Christian Marriage Service. I walked through the door and i saw the font, it was just by the door, quit an odd place to put it. but someone told me it is where babies are baptised, it symbolises entering the house of god.

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I was a guest at a Christian Marriage Service. I walked through the door and i saw the font, it was just by the door, quit an odd place to put it. but someone told me it is where babies are baptised, it symbolises entering the house of god. There was a pulpit(reading stand), it where sermons are carried out. It There was also an altar this shows where Jesus had the last supper with his disciples. In communions bread is broken which semoblise jesus body and red wine which represents his blood. As i am not a christian i did not know much marriage. When i was at the Church i sat in seat. As i sat down every Turned there head to the door. There was a brismade walking down the alie. Followed by quit an old man and the bride she was wearing a big white dress, because white symbles purity. I thought to my self that he was a bit to old for her. ...read more.

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The vows establish the commitments made to each other by the bride and groom. They are sed to make sure that the marriage will always be happy and loving and that each partner will always love and support the other, no matter what happens to them. Christians believe that marriage will last for ever, a life comidment to each other and to God and is made under his holy law. Below is a summary of the meanings of the vows. "For better, for worse"- This means that each partner should support the other what ever they do if the author one does not like it. Life, including marriage, has its good times and it bad times and this commitment is made recognising that things do not always go that well. Christians believe that when things do not go well this should not be the reason for separation and that by supporting each other things can improve again. "For richer, for poorer"- This vow recognises that there can be times of hardship as well as good times and that in making this vow support will be given to each other when there is hardship. ...read more.

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They also have to exchange rings. Because a ring is a circle, so it has no beginning or end, a never-ending togetherness and is symbolic of a joining together.The rings are exchanged after the vows are said and symbolise everlasting commitment made to each other and to God under his holy laws.As the rings are exchanged the priest will says "What God joins together let not man divide" this is a symbol that the marriage has been made under Gods laws and will last for ever and should not let anyone take away what the have togeter. The vicar proclamed them as husband and wife and says you may know kiss the bride. Then the bride and the groom go of to a seprate room to make there marriage legal, by signing the registar. After the service we went of to celebrate there love in a party which would contain speachs from family and friends. Then the newly weds would go on there honeymoon. ...read more.

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