1 Corinthians 13 Wedding Reading Catholic. If i speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, i am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. It seeks the other’s good, and the true measure of it is how much it gives to that end.
So having 1 corinthians 13 at a wedding is lovely. Criticising someone's choice of bible reading at a wedding is like criticising the bride's dress or the groom's haircut. 1 corinthians 13 (new international version) if i speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, i am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.
So having 1 corinthians 13 at a wedding is lovely.
Consult the book for the entire text for each wedding reading. Couples don't have to choose 1 corinthians 13 as their wedding reading. 1 corinthians 13 sets out clearly what love is and what it is not. Anglican theologian, james packer, puts it this way: