I do solemnly declare that I know not of any lawful impediment, why I ___________________ may not be joined in matrimony to __________________.
Now the bride please, could you repeat after me
I do solemnly declare that I know not of any lawful impediment, why I __________________ may not be joined in matrimony to ___________________.
You have both declared your freedom and intention to marry. The second declaration requests that you ask your witnesses/friends/family, here with you today, to witness your contract of marriage that unites you together.
Could I ask the witnesses/everyone to rise, Would the bride and groom turn to face each other.”