Religious and biblical quotations are some of the most popular sayings to incorporate into wedding programs
, speeches, toasts, and even vows. Though you're probably familiar with the first quote listed below (1 Corinthians 13), the Bible holds many other passages, which might be suitable for helping you to find the right words.
Below, we provide some inspirational bible quotes most appropriate to love and the joys of matrimony.
"Love is patient. Love is kind. It does not envy. It does not boast. It is not proud. It is not rude. It is not self-seeking. It is not easily angered. It keeps no record of wrong doing. It does not delight in evil, but rejoices in the truth. It always protects, trusts, hopes, perseveres."
~ 1 Corinthians 13
And now abide faith, hope, and love, these three, but the greatest is love.
~ 1 Corinthians 13:13
"So they are no longer two but one flesh. Therefore what God has joined together, no human being must separate."
~ Mark 10:8-9
"Come let us take our fill of love until the morning: let us solace ourselves with loves."
~ Proverbs 7:18
"I found the one my heart loves."
~ Song of Solomon 3:4
"Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods drown it."
~ Song of Solomon 8:7
"Let us go forth into the field; let us lodge in the villages.
Let us get up early to the vineyards; let us see if the vine flourish,
whether the tender grape appear, and the pomegranates bud forth:
there will I give thee my loves."
~ Song of Solomon 7:10-12
"My lover spoke and said to me, 'Arise my darling, my beautiful one,
and come with me. See! The winter is past; the rains are over and gone.
Flowers appear on the earth; the season of singing has come.
The cooing of doves is heard in our land.
The fig tree forms its early fruit; the blossoming vines spread their fragrance.
Arise, come, my darling; my beautiful one, come with me.'"
~ Song of Solomon 2:10-13
"Let us not love with words or tongue, but with actions and in truth."
~ John 3:18
"He that loveth not, knoweth not God; for God is love."
~ John 4:8
United by God,
two hearts share
love's dream together,
love's promise of forever.
When Adam was lonely, God created for him not ten friends, but one wife.
For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave unto his wife, and they shall become one flesh.
~ Matthew 19:5
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