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Why Elope?

Making the Case for Getting Married on Your Own Terms Over the years I have officiated many elopements. And I return to this subject often because it is so important. There are so many reasons a couple choses to elope and let me review a few of them. First I want to remind us that […]

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Memorable moments from 2015

As the year comes to a close I want to thank each and every couple and family that choose me to officiate their weddings (and sometimes funerals). It is a responsibility and honor I take very seriously. It’s customary at this time of year to take a look back. I hope that the ceremony I […]

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Thinking of Eloping? Read this….

In the past eloping was defined as running away to get married, especially without parental consent. But in today’s world it can mean something very different. There are two parts to taking a closer look at elopement: One is the ‘why,’ and the second is ‘the how.’ There are indeed many reasons to elope. Today […]

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Just the Two of You

A wedding for just the couple is not necessarily an elopement if you think of it as wedding without the guests. This is becoming more popular today for many reasons. It is NOT because one’s family disapproves of the marriage. It is NOT because you are selfish or uncaring. Instead, it could be because you […]

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Pictures…. truly worth a thousand words

I try to blog every single week. It seems there is always something interesting I want to write about. Often it’s simply a little ‘report’ on the weddings I officiated over the past weekend. Sometimes I want to share thoughts, ideas and insights  about ceremonies and weddings in general. But sometimes it is the picture […]

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Some great weddings…

All wedding ceremonies should be great, and I try to achieve something personal, unique and memorable for each couple. Recently I performed a ceremony at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe, PA, and that was really cool. Can’t wait to see the photos from that. They made great use of the space, having […]

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Busy Wedding Weekend

What a wonderful weekend I just had with three fantastic and interesting couples. Each wedding ceremony had very memorable elements. The first one was a couple who found spirituality through yoga and eastern influences. There were many great rituals in their ceremony but the one that I will remember the most was the bride’s request […]

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