Wedding Music Options
Incarnation Catholic Church

The provided links are not always the best versions (because some of these songs don’t have really good recordings available), but it will at least give you an idea of the songs if you’re not familiar with them. Any without links are easily found by searching online.

Here are all the places you can have music (but the 5 ones in bold are the only necessary ones to pick!):<br>

Parents Seated: optional

Bridal Party Entrance: optional if large wedding party

Bride’s Entrance:

Responsorial Psalm: 



Flowers to the Blessed Mother: optional



Sung Options for During the Mass:

Sung Processional/Recessional (Not very common: Instrumental Options at Bottom)

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling

Be Thou My Vision

10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord) – contemporary

The Blessing: contemporary

(Some of these could be done at Communion also)

More contemporary:

We Bring Our Gifts to Your Altar:

Take My Life & Let it Be:

When It’s All Been Said & Done:


More traditional:

These Alone Are Enough For Me – Schutte

The Gift of Love

I Have Loved YouJoncas

Covenant Hymn:

Wedding Song (There is Love)

Only A Shadow

Ave Maria (Shubert)

Hail Mary, Gentle Woman (These last two could also be for flowers to the Blessed Mother if you are doing that. The Salve Regina can also be sung for that)



Bread of Angels – Curtis Stephan:

To Live With Him Forever – Hart:

Jesus Meek & Humble – Walther:

Panis Vere – Brian Flynn


*Common Communion Hymns:

Ubi Caritas (Where Charity & Love Are, God is there): Hurd:

Ubi Caritas: Rosania:

Gift of Finest Wheat

This is Jesus – Jim Cowan

Taste and See – Moore

One Bread One Body

I Received the Living God

How Beautiful (mentions the radiant bride)

The King of Love My Shepherd Is

Gift of Finest Wheat

Panis Angelicus: Classical by Franck

Panis Angelicus: Traditional Hymn 


Contemporary songs that can be inserted different places depending on singers:

Here I Am To Worship –

O Come to the Altar:

Faithfulness – Matt Maher:

Set Me As A Seal – Matt Maher – Inspired from the Bible’s Song of Songs


Instrumental Options for Processionals and Recessional:

Ode to Joy (Hymn set to this tune you might recognize is Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee):
Trumpet Voluntary (on organ):
Trumpet Tune (on organ):
Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
Canon in D
Gabriel’s Oboe
Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring
Alla Hornpipe
Wedding March: Mendelssohn|
Allegro (from Water Music Suite)
Processional (Handel)
Processional (Purcell)