In the UK you can choose to have a Humanist ceremony, but outside of Scotland? All marriage must involve a legally recognised service.
These are religious in nature. Scotland however voted in 2005 to allow “humanist” weddings. It is one of the six nations in the world where this is allowed. It lets a couple express their love and commitment through the story of life and the affirmation of those they love and cherish rather than the words of a state. [Read more...]