Humanist Wedding Ceremony Outranking Church Weddings

humanist wedding ceremony

The biggest wedding trend is the humanist wedding ceremony. This non-religious marriage service is based on your principles and designed for couples without a faith-based background. And led by a professional celebrant it gives you the opportunity to experience the feel-good factor associated with matrimony.

And the best news is…. a humanist wedding ceremony is less restrictive and adhering to traditional wedding rules. But, how long does the wedding ceremony last? Well, you create the order of events for your planned big moment. This can be outdoors in your beautiful garden, indoors at an enchanted castle or even a park setting.

Basically, there are no limitations on the choice of your venue. The humanist wedding ceremony is designed to incorporate your attitudes towards marriage. Moreover, if you want to tie the knot the knot in another country a celebrant can make it happen for you. So, keep reading more about humanist weddings.

Humanist Wedding Ceremony

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A wedding without dogma, traditions, rules and regulations

So, here it is… perhaps you class yourself as a humanist. This means you are not religious but a fully fledged humanist who believes in human beings. And you feel that humanity is more important than dogma, traditions, rules and regulations. Therefore a humanist wedding ceremony is perfect for your beliefs and principles.

Humanist weddings add a truly special dimension

Primarily, finding the perfect location to celebrate your marriage, completes the excitement of your upcoming event. And your informal ceremony can range between 20 – 45 minutes. Actually, you decide on the length of time, location and the select amount of guests you want to attend. This adds a truly special dimension to your big moment.

No venue restrictions

Secondly, before booking your celebrant, you’ll need to take the bare minimum of witnesses to the town hall for your official registry office marriage. Then you’ll be able to maximize on your humanist wedding ceremony. Additionally, with no venue restrictions, your non-religious matrimony will be relaxed, personal and totally unique.

Special occasion about new beginnings

Lastly, your wedding is a special occasion about new beginnings and a fresh start. And many celebrants have a charismatic approach to weddings and can help you prepare an amazing wedding ceremony. What’s more, your shared and articulated love story through the eyes of a celebrant will reflect your personalities. Moreover, they’ll make your humanist wedding ceremony exciting and as long or as short as you wish.


Humanists UK, is a charitable organisation which promotes Humanism. And it aims to represent “people who seek to live good lives without religious or superstitious beliefs” in the United Kingdom


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About Clover Jean: Hi, I'm Clover Jean, a bespoke wedding and commitment ceremonies celebrant. I love life, laughter and having a good time. I’m a sucker for great relationships and TLC wedding series! Get in touch, like, share my personal Facebook page and sign-up to my newsletters. I’m looking forward to hearing from you.

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