Church of Ireland

Below you will find suggestions for each part of the Church of Ireland Ceremony. Many of these pieces can be used in several different parts of the service.  Our repertoire is very extensive and we will always be open to your suggestions and pieces you would like to include.

Music for the Church of Ireland Ceremony

Processional                                                                                                                   

  • Nella Fantasia
  • Bridal Chorus
  • Flower Duet
  • Cinema Paradiso
  • Pachebel’s Canon
  • Wedding Song
  • Butterfly Kisses
  • She Moved Through the Fair
  • Two Words, I do

Lighting of the Candles (Optional)

  • One Hand, One Heart
  • May It Be
  • She Moved Through The Fair
  • Tabhair Dom Do Laimh
  • Festival Rondo
  • Arioso
  • The Road That Never Ends
  • O Mio Babbino
  • Air on G String
  • Cinema Paradiso
  • Now We Are Free

Sign of Peace (Optional)

  • Dona Nobis Pacem
  • Air on a G String
  • Make me a Channel of your Peace
  • Air from “Water Music”
  • Minuet from “Royal Fireworks”
  • Cinema Paradiso

Solo Pieces

These can be included in the middle of the ceremony either along with some hymns or instead. Please see our template for the structure of the ceremony on our Church of Ireland ceremony page to see where pieces can be included.

  • Laudate Dominum
  • Nulla in Mundo, Pax Sincera
  • Old Irish Blessing
  • Could It Be
  • The Blessing
  • The Gift of Love
  • Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
  • Amazing Grace
  • O Mio Babbino
  • Ave Maria
  • Ag Críost an Síol
  • Tabhair dom do Lámh
  • Tar Anuas, a Spioraid Naoimh
  • Bí a íosa im’ Chríoste
  • Or choose something from the Signing of the Register section.

Signing of the Register – Anything works here as the mass is now over

  • To Make You Feel My Love
  • Fields of Gold
  • You Take my Breath Away
  • Songbird
  • A Moment Like This
  • From This Moment
  • Footprints in the Sand
  • You’re Still You
  • We’ve Only Just Begun
  • The Prayer
  • No One Like You
  • Viva Tonight
  • The Rose
  • The Voyage
  • Somewhere
  • Kissing You
  • You Raise Me Up
  • Have I Told You Lately
  • At Last
  • Perhaps Love
  • From This Moment

Recessional

  • The Wedding March
  • Arrival of the Queen of Sheeba
  • The Prince of Denmark’s March
  • Trumpet Tune in D
  • Trumpet Voluntary
  • Hornpipe from “The Water Music”
  • Come What May
  • All You Need Is Love
  • Viva Tonight
  • O Happy Day
  • To make You Feel My Love
  • Beyond the Sea

Hymns suitable for the ceremony

  • Be Still, for the Presence of the Lord.
  • Lead Us, Heavenly Father Lead Us.
  • Bind Us Together Lord.
  • Morning Has Broken.
  • All Things Bright & Beautiful.
  • Be Thou My Vision.
  • Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah.
  • Praise My Soul The King of Heaven.
  • Love Divine, All Loves Excelling.
  • To God Be The Glory.
  • Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise.
  • Amazing Grace.
  • One More Step Along The World I Go.
  • Lord The Light Of Your Love Is Shinning.
  • Lord, Dismiss Us With Thy Blessing.

Click on the links for more information on our Church Of Ireland ceremonies or our Church Of Ireland readings. We also provide sample readings for different Ceremonies.

  • Yvonne Collier
  • Chloe Kenny
  • Denise Brennan
  • Nicola Harding
  • Roisin O Grady
  • Regina Hanley
  • Caroline Reid O\'Brien
  • Brona Colfer - Cellist
  • Emily Redmond - Violin

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