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Officiant in Virginia Beach, Virginia,

Blessings From Above - Rev. Patrick Byrd

Virginia Beach, Hampton Roads
Virginia Beach, Virginia, VA
Services: Officiant | Login to save vendor
(757) 650-4510

About Us

*** MARRIAGE LICENSES AVAILABLE. SMALL CEREMONIES PERMITTED ***

We live in a difficult time right now. Social Distancing and Precautions are all around us, which makes it a challenge for couples who set their hearts on a Spring Wedding in 2020. For Couples who want to gather with 5 or less participants, and pursue a small wedding ceremony at an open location, I am here to serve. Even if only through live video where I can view you and Officiate the Ceremony via WebCam, the Commonwealth of Virginia will allow this during this time as a legal recognition of your Marriage. I will also help in providing you the means to secure your Marriage License.

The Wedding Ceremony is the Beginning of your Life Story as a Couple & Family. Blessings From Above Ceremonies & Services provides Wedding Officiant Services in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and the Hampton Roads area. Rev. Patrick is licensed to perform weddings throughout Virginia and North Carolina. Patrick has been joining couples in matrimony since 2008, writing their wedding story by listening to each couple, and believes in fully welcoming every couple who approaches him, regardless of belief, background or lifestyle. Rev. Patrick is also a father who believes the importance of family, and how a family begins on that wedding day!

Rev. Patrick will guide you on the first steps of your journey, so you can create a loving and strong union that serves as the basis to your commitment to each other. You will have a beautiful ceremony that’s perfectly in sync with you and your unique love story. You have already built your Foundation with Love, Trust, Companionship, Forgiveness, Honesty, & the Encouraging of one another's Dreams. The Wedding Day with Rev. Patrick is all about making that Foundation permanent with a Ceremony & Covenant under God, which will support you in the months and years to come as a married couple.

Services Offered:

- In person meetings if requested

- Wedding Rehearsal available ( recommended for large wedding parties )

- Unity Rituals such as the Sand Ceremony or Celtic Hand Fasting

- On site arrival 15-20 minutes ahead of time

- Written and Signed Contract to guarantee the date and time

- Special Rituals for Blended Families that involve the Children

- Extended Travel, if needed, to Williamsburg and other areas beyond Hampton Roads

- Opportunity to create your own Personal Vows

- Legal Handling and CERTIFIED MAIL return of your Marriage License to the Courthouse to guarantee delivery


Rev. Patrick brings a peaceful joy to your special day, at a time when you may be nervous or unsure if all will be just right. It will be. True love between a couple who want to share their lives together, makes it "just right" ! Even if you feel meeting a few times before the big day is important, Rev. Patrick makes himself available to all his client's needs. His Professional Background is in Social Work and Counseling, so he often has heartfelt chats with new couples. Patrick has also served Hampton Roads for over 25 years as a Professional Dj & Wedding Reception Host. Let him know how he can best serve you.


Jocelyn

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  • Rev. Patrick Byrd married my husband and I in the bay area. He was very excited just as we were to have a our little marriage ceremony out in the water. He was very friendly and made our ceremony very beautiful. He showed up early which allowed us to go a little more out into the water for our ceremony which is exactly what we wished for, the further away from land the better! I recommend him 100%.

    Frequently Asked Questions about Officiant

    What is the typical price for your wedding services?

    $ 200.00

    What is the starting price for your wedding services?

    $ 200.00

    Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?

    No

    What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals?

    $ 75.00

    What types of weddings and events do you provide services for?

    Non-religious, Interfaith, Ceremony Rehearsal, Vow Renewal, Civil Union, Single Religion

    What services do you provide?

    Allow Couples' Own Vows, Licensed

    What religious affiliations do you serve?

    Agnostic, Baptist, Catholic, Earth-Based, Episcopalian, Jewish, Lutheran, Methodist, No Denomination, Orthodox Christian, Presbyterian

    On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

    Less than 30 mins.

    In which states are you licensed?

    NC, VA

    What languages do you speak?

    English, French



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