This is the document for liturgical resources for marriage that was presented to the 79th General Convention in 2018. It includes liturgies, guidelines, and recommendations for use in same-sex wedding ceremonies. The link for this is HERE.

Petition guidelines for remarriage

Bishop's January 18, 2013 pastoral letter on same sex blessings



Congregations, Ministries, and Institutions of the Diocese of Olympia


January 2019 (Be Attitudes)

1/6/19 – The Epiphany

  • St. Alban, Edmonds
  • Redeemer, Kenmore


1/13/19 – First Sunday after the Epiphany

  • Christ Church, Seattle
  • St. Andrew, Seattle


Categories: Cycle of Prayer, Liturgy

Policy on Same Sex Blessings in the Diocese of Olympia

I Will Bless You, formerly known as A049 as passed at General Convention 2012

Sample Marriage Celebration Agreement

A Rite for the Celebration and Blessing of a Holy Union (Option 1)

The Celebration and Blessing of a Covenant Relationship (Option 2)

The visitation customary is designed to help plan for the visit of the Bishops.