frequently asked questions
Where can we officiate a vows renewal ceremony ?
At any given place.
When can we officiate a vows renewal ceremony ?
You may renew your vows at any given time on a weekday, weekend or evening.
What are the required legal documents and religious conditions to proceed with a vows renewal ceremony ?
There is no legal documents required and there is no religious conditions.
Are witnesses needed for the vows renewal ceremony ?
It is honorary for the spouses to have each a witness.
How many meetings are required with the officiant ?
One appointment is sufficient at his office, it will demand at least 60 minutes and the appointment is decided in accordance with his and your availability.
Are friends and family allowed to participate in the vows renewal ceremony ?
Certainly, we encourage the spouses to bring loved one's to participate in the ceremony with a reading, music performance and many more creative ideas.
May we modify wording and text of the vows renewal ceremony ?
We may make modifications in accordance to your preferences with the approval of your officiant.
How will the officiant be dressed ?
Usually people prefers the officiant to be dressed in civilian clothing, they may also be dressed with a robe, a white gown and stole in order to meet your beliefs.
Can a vow renewal ceremony be officiated bilingually ?
We have officiants that are able to offer bilingual services. French, English, Italian, Spanish and Iranian.
Do we need to make the reservation in advance for our vows renewal ceremony ?
We recommend that you do as soon as you decide the time, date and place of the venue for your ceremony.
How much is the officiant's fee for a spiritual marriage ?
The fee varies in accordance with the distance the officiant has to cover. Please note that it is a turn-key fee pertaining to the ceremony.
Contact us to obtain the fee at the venue of your choice for your spiritual marriage.
How do we go about reserving with Le Nouveau Penser ?
As soon as you have decided upon the day, time and venue for your marriage.
On our website www.lenouveaupenser.com look-up your region and team with one of our officiant or call the office of Le Nouveau Penser at (514) 254-2951, they will note the information pertaining to your marriage and will designate the next available person to officiate your marriage. This officiant will call you in the next 24 hours.
How do we go about payment for the reservation for vows renewal ?
Usually it is paid by check, money order, bank transfer. Upon reception of your deposit you will receive a confirmation and receipt.