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Ottawa Life Celebrations is a wedding officiant company based in Ottowa, Ontario. Owner Phil Beals is a Certified Life Celebration Specialist and strives to help each couple create their dream ceremony. Phil has years of experience and is certified by both the Ontario Association of Professional Wedding Officiants (OAPWO) and the Certified Celebrants Association of Canada (CCAOC). He and his team will be ready to create a ceremony that is filled with passion, professionalism, and personality.

Services Offered

Ottawa Life Celebrations offers options for religious, non-religious, and interfaith ceremonies and strives to give couples an intimate, personal experience at the altar. Phil and his team will bring your love story and personal style into the ceremony, ensuring that the big day is about you and your partner. You will be more than welcome to incorporate your own vows and give your wedding day a one-of-a-kind touch.

Frequently asked questions

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

Single religion
Interfaith ceremony
Vow renewal
Ceremony rehearsal

What services do you provide?

Allow couple' own vows
Premarital counseling

What religious affiliations do you serve?

No denomination
Orthodox christian

On average, how long are wedding ceremonies you officiate?

Less than 30 mins.

What is the starting price for your wedding services?


Does starting price include the ceremony rehearsal?


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Meet the team

Philip Beals
Philip Beals

Personal Side Of Phil

  • Husband for 45 years to my best friend and business partner Trish and father to Timothy and Jonathan
  • Father in Law to their wonderful wives, Lisa and Melissa.
  • Grandfather to very special young ladies named Emma and Haley, and a grandson Henry.
  • I love to read; enjoy classical music; love golf, and summer and, yes, watching golf in the off season
  • Motivational communicator and educator; inspirational and recognized speaker and author

Professional Side Of Phil

  • I am a Certified Wedding Officiant and a member of OAPWO (Ontario Association of Professional Wedding Officiants)
  • An entrepreneur and business owner, as well as a Pastor in a local church.
  • Aside from pastoring, I started my first business more than 20 years ago in Northern Ontario and later expanded to Eastern Ontario, including Ottawa and surrounding areas.
  • A former college professor, as well as a workshop and seminar facilitator; leadership trainer and motivational coach; facilitates team building exercises.
  • As a keynote speaker, spoken to thousands of students and adults.
  • Spent many years in project management.

Passionate Side Of Phil

  • Passionate about my family.
  • Passionate about people, relationship building and friendship.
  • Passionate about enjoying the moment.
  • Passionate about influencing others and hearing how I have influenced someone positively.
  • Passionate about being all I can be.
  • Passionate about motivating others to succeed.


206 Springbeauty Ave K2J5T7 Ottawa (Ontario)

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