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Find a Minister to Perform a Marriage

Are wedding bells in your future? Hopefully you're enjoying the planning process! There is so much to do: picking out rings, choosing colors and outfits and cakes, selecting just the right photographer... we can't help too much with those tasks, but we can help with a different (and important) one: the wedding officiant! By utilizing the search tools on this page, you will be able to find a minister to perform a marriage located near you. These legally ordained ministers are fully prepared and excited to help guide you at the altar and set you off on this next great adventure in your life. To get started, you can begin entering and selecting search parameters in the fields below – this will allow you to filter the grid of local ministers based on their location, the rates they may charge, and even their beliefs, so you can ensure that you and your minister are religiously/spiritually a good match. Happy searching!


You have not yet become ordained. Once you are ordained, you will be legally recognized as a minister nearly everywhere, and you'll be able to perform any ceremony that requires a minister or priest including weddings, funerals, or baptisms. The process is free and only takes a few minutes.

Please, take a moment and get ordained right now.

If you are already an ordained minister hoping to perform a wedding and would like to be included in the Find a Minister tool, you can hit the button at the top of this page to create your public profile. Once you activate that account, folks could begin contacting you to officiate weddings! If you are not yet an ordained minister but feel called to become ordained and perform ceremonies like marriages, you can submit your ordination application on this site as well, and then proceed to create your public profile per the instructions above.