Wedding. Wednesday , November 01st , 2017 - 00:58:41 AM
The origins of the role of godparents in weddings are directly related to the practice of baptism and confirmation. By the second century AD baptisms were accepted as spiritual and social purification of infants and secondary parents or "sponsors" would enact to speak the child's part in the acceptance of God in life. This also was the case in Confirmation as the rites of Christian passage into adulthood and so for weddings as the couple's union binds them together as one. As religion binds families and communities together, Godparenting became a lifetime commitment with a promise to care the religious upbringing of all the children of God. The common thread among all these is that in every rite of a new beginning a hierarchy of spiritual maturity is expected and in case that the parents of the child cannot fulfill this obligation then the people who stood side by side during the parents should be able to carry the duty. The Spanish words for the godparent roles are used for members of the wedding party-padrino meaning "godfather" or "best man" and madrina meaning "godmother" or "matron of honor"-reflecting the custom of baptismal sponsors acting in this role in a couple's wedding.
While spring and summer remain the most popular times for a wedding, many couples are missing out on the truly best season to have a wedding, which is Fall. There are many reasons why fall is ideal for a wedding like
Keep in mind that keeping your wedding guest list organized will also help you once it's time to send 'thank you' notes to those who attend.
Any content, trademark/s, or other material that might be found on this site that is not this site property remains the copyright of its respective owner/s. In no way does The Selfis Geek claim ownership or responsibility for such items, and you should seek legal consent for any use of such materials from its owner.