Category Archives: Marriage

656 – O Perfect Love

1 O perfect Love, all human thought transcending, lowly we kneel in prayer before thy throne, that theirs may be the love which knows no ending, whom thou forevermore dost join in one. 2 O perfect Life, be thou their full assurance of tender charity and steadfast faith, of patient hope and quiet, brave endurance, … Continue reading

657 – O God, From Whom Mankind

1 O God from whom mankind derives its name; Whose covenant of grace remains the same, Be with these two who now before You wait; Enlarge the love they come to consecrate. 2 May through their union other lives be blessed; Their door be wide to stranger and to guest, Give them the understanding that … Continue reading

658 – Heavenly Father, Hear Our Prayer

1 Heav’nly Father, hear our prayer As we bow before You: Bless them in the life they share, Humble we implore You. Be their guide in all endeavors, Be their hope that nothing severs; Constant source of love divine, Let Your love within them shine! 2 As they pledge their love this day Here before … Continue reading

659 – May the Grace of Christ Our Savior

1 May the grace of Christ our Savior And the Father’s boundless love, With the Holy Spirit’s favor, Rest upon them from above. 2 Thus may they abide in union With each other and the Lord, And possess, in sweet communion, Joys which earth cannot afford.