Brides Choice Officiant

165 Springdale Cres., Oshawa ON L1H 7B9 Oshawa (Ontario) View map

Information about Brides Choice Officiant

If you are looking for a wedding ceremony with warmth and humour, Ray Cross (Brides Choice Officiant) has the buoyant personality, wisdom from more than 40 years of experience, calming stage presence, and extensive resource to provide wedding officiant services beloved by hundreds of couples. Ray’s passion is orchestrating beautiful weddings that will exceed your expectations. Ray’s planning and speaking skills, as well as his pleasant manner and winning sense of humour, will put your guests at ease and make your special day memorable to all.

Experience

With a Bachelor’s degree in sociology from Trent University and another Bachelor’s degree in theology from Ontario Bible College, Ray brings a wealth of knowledge and wisdom to every ceremony he officiates. An entrepreneur as well, Ray has developed multiple web-based businesses by which he provides resources for couples and officiants alike.

Services offered

Ray offers three officiating packages. Each package includes the following:

  • Ceremony performed at home (living room, garden or deck)
  • Special, meaningful, custom service
  • Unlimited telephone and email consulting
  • Completion and registration of marriage documents
  • Witnesses (if necessary)
  • Wedding Types

    Civil Union, single Religion, interfaith Ceremony, non-religious, vow Renewal, ceremony Rehearsal

  • Officiant Services

    Allow Couple' Own Vows, licensed

  • Religious Affiliations

    Agnostic, anglican, baptist, catholic, episcopalian, lutheran, methodist, no Denomination, orthodox…View more

  • Wedding Services Starting Price

    C$ 175.00

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More information about Brides Choice Officiant

  • On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate? Less than 30 Mins.
  • Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal? No
  • What is the starting price for ceremony rehearsals? C$ 100

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Reviews from Brides Choice Officiant

5.0 / 5

65 out of 78 couples recommend them

  • Jennifer Bull-WAgner, Married on 22/10/2016

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    Ray was great to work with. The ceremony was beautiful and would highly recommend Ray.

  • Tim S, Married on 23/09/2016

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    Dear Ray, Thank you for the incredible ceremony! Your experience and passion towards your profession really show. Thanks to your Bridal Candy Store, we were able to custom make a ceremony that suited our needs. Your guidance and responsiveness throughout the whole experience made ... View more made us very comfortable and put our minds at ease. Your fatherly advice, sense of humor and kindness made everyone very relaxed. The level of professionalism with which you have handled communications with the DJ/MC and the photographer has made a tremendous impact on the way our ceremony turned out to be. We were extremely impressed with your proactive approach and flexibility with last minute changes. We are very happy with the choice that we have made and would recommend your services to anyone in need of an officiant. Wishing you all the very best! Sincerely, Tim & Olga

  • Hao Xu, Married on 10/09/2016

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    It's a great pleasure to have Ray being our wedding officiant. He is very responsible and professional. Also he is a gentlemen with humor. In my wedding, Ray gave us a lot advice about the ceremony and helped us a lot in the rehearsal. That's why the wedding went so smoothly and ... View more unforgotten. All of my guests told me that it is a great wedding ceremony and I appreciate the help and professionalism from Ray. Sincerely, Hao Xu

  • Jenny Smith, Married on 10/09/2016

    • Quality of service:
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    Ray was an absolute pleasure to work with. His strong sense of professionalism, coupled with his warmth and friendly demeaner, made for a beautiful ceremony. Ray was fantastic in regards to allowing us to personalize our ceremony and wordings to help create an overall comfortable ... View more and intimate experience. We received many compliments about how enjoyable our ceremony had been. Ray was also great at working around a busy bride's schedule and responsed to emails quite quickly. Nathan and I would happily recommend Ray Cross to any engaged couple out there! Thanks again Ray for being a part of our very special day! Kind Regards, The Peyton's

  • Dianne Gavieres, Married on 20/08/2016

    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
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    My husband and I are so thankful to have had Ray officiate our wedding. His charm, humour and wit were loved by us and our guests! We received so many compliments on how well the ceremony went. We felt like he made our day extra special... Our best day ever! Ray did such an ... View more outstanding job not only during our ceremony, but also during the weeks and months leading up to our wedding. He was attentive and very responsive to our many emails and questions, and really guided us through the process and prepared us for what to expect. Thank you so much, Ray! - Di and Bren

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