Ceremonies Articles

Getting baptized is a significant event in one's life. Whether this is something you have been planning on for a long time or something you have recently committed to, it's exciting and something that you will probably r ...

Category: Baptism, Ceremonies

culture, Baptism

Whether or not you consider yourself to be a superstitious person, there is nothing wrong with hoping for a bit of good luck on the day of your wedding. For as long as marriage has been around, brides and grooms have bee ...

Category: Ceremonies, Marriage, Society

weddings, culture

Although your wedding can reflect your personalities, values, and aesthetics, planning it may require a bit of a juggling act. After all, you aren’t just trying to balance both yours and your partner’s desire ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

weddings, receptions

Getting married is a lot like planning a large party in many ways, especially since you’ll be including food, drink, entertainment and decorations. Besides these details, you’ll also need to select a venue an ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

weddings, receptions

In nearly every culture, weddings signify entry into a new stage of one’s life. Since humans have been choosing symbols and infusing them with significance since the beginning of time, it’s no surprise that m ...

Category: Ceremonies, Marriage

weddings, culture

When you hit a certain age in life, people you know are going to start getting married at a much more rapid pace. Before you can even say “I do,” you’re going to notice your calendar filling up with eng ...

Category: Ceremonies

weddings, receptions

There's no getting around it: Weddings can be very stressful. This isn't just true for the bride and groom, it can happen to others involved in the wedding party as well. While your flower girls and ring bearers aren't l ...

Category: Wedding Planning, Ceremonies

weddings

Baptism is an important part of the Christian faith. Jesus himself was baptized. It is a lifetime commitment to live your life as a Christian. If you have been baptized recently, then you probably already know this. You ...

Category: Baptism, Ceremonies

Baptism, religious ceremony

If you are a Christian, getting baptized is an important step for your faith. While it isn't a requirement in most denominations, it is something that can signify your faith in God and your commitment to live your life f ...

Category: Baptism, Ceremonies

Baptism, religious ceremony, future

A funeral service addresses what may be a universal need to say goodbye through ceremony. Most religions follow their own practices regarding services, but ceremonial differences may have as much to do with cultural infl ...

Category: Funeral, Ceremonies, Loss

funeral, Grief