40 Christian Love Songs For Your Ceremony and Reception

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For those who are Christian and looking to have a non-secular (and even secular!) wedding, what you choose as the soundtrack to your big day matters. Music may be one of the most important aspects of an entire wedding, and unless you're a music aficionado, personally choosing a playlist for your ceremony and/or reception may seem like a daunting task. 

There are many songs that, not only, highlight the love God has for everyone, but also the love you and your partner share for each other. So, we've rounded up 40 Christian love songs that you can play at your ceremony, for your first dance, or during any part of your special day. 

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"Psalm 42," by Tori Kelly

Lyrics of Love: "Quench our hearts and fill this space with Heaven like a flood/Holy One reign down on us with Your consuming love"

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"Love Theory," by Kirk Franklin

Lyrics of Love: "I don't wanna love nobody, love nobody but You"

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"Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)," by Hillsong UNITED

Lyrics of Love: "My soul will rest in Your embrace/For I am Yours and You are mine"

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"Known," by Tauren Wells

Lyrics of Love: "I'm fully known and loved by You/You won't let go, no matter what I do"

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"Like You Love Me," by Tauren Wells

Lyrics of Love: "Whenever the clouds come into my mind/I won't forget it's You who tells the sun to shine"

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"My Life, My Love, My All," by Kirk Franklin

Lyrics of Love: "Your touch, Your kiss, Your grace to me/Is deeper than my soul can see"

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"I'm In Love With You," by Fred Hammond

Lyrics of Love: "He's answered my prayer, now my searching is through/I'm in love with you and you love with me too"

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"Lost Without You," by BeBe & CeCe Winans

Lyrics of Love: "Ever since that day/I asked you into my heart/My world has changed"

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"Flesh of My Flesh," by Leon Patillo

Lyrics of Love: "I do pledge my life to you/Forever and always/I will take good care of you"

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"Won't Let Go," by Travis Greene

Lyrics of Love: "When I am lonely You're there/Everything I need/Love all around"

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"This Is Love," by For King & Country

Lyrics of Love: "Could've never imagined/We'd find each other/A classic romantic"

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"How Great Thou Art," by Carrie Underwood

Lyrics of Love: "What a privilege to carry, everything to God in prayer"

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"Lovely," by Hollyn

Lyrics of Love: "But You call me lovely/You say I'm wonderfully made"

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"Shackles (Praise You)," by Mary Mary

Lyrics of Love: "You broke the chains now I can lift my hands/And I'm gonna praise you"

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"You’re All I Need," by Hezekiah Walker

Lyrics of Love: "You're my closest friend, in you I live, have my being"

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"Pretty Beautiful," by Danny Gokey

Lyrics of Love: "Baby, you're the one in a million/No, you're the only one that's ever been so beautiful"

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"Hello L.O.V.E.," by Jonny Diaz

Lyrics of Love: "The good Lord knows I didn't have a prayer/So, I spell it out completely/'Cause I know L.O.V.E.'s here to stay"

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"Love Letter," by JJ Heller

Lyrics of Love: "Every day that I breathe/You remind me how sweet life can be/The future is easy to see/It looks like you and me"

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"Praying For You," by Mandisa

Lyrics of Love: "Baby, I know that you'll be/The one that's strong when I am weak/I'll love you through the good and the bad"

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"The Battle Is Not Yours," by Yolanda Adams

Lyrics of Love: "For this battle is not yours alone/This battle is not yours, no"

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"Godsend," by DC Talk

Lyrics of Love: "You're a Godsend/A blessing from above/You've been God-sent to me"

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"Jesus At the Center," by Israel Houghton

Lyrics of Love: "From my heart to the Heavens/Jesus be the center/It's all about You"

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"When God Made You," by NewSong

Lyrics of Love: "Its always been a mystery to me/How two hearts can come together/And love can last forever/Now that I have found you I believe"

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"Love Never Fails," by Brandon Heath

Lyrics of Love: "Love is the arms that are holding you/Love never fails you"

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"I Promise," by CeCe Winans

Lyrics of Love: "I will love you faithfully/Forever unconditionally/And my love, I promise"

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"I Choose You (The Wedding Song)," by Ryann Darling

Lyrics of Love: "You're my always/You're my forever/You're my reality"

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"Love is Not a Fight," by Warren Barfield

Lyrics of Love: "So lock the door behind you/Throw away the key/We'll work it out together/Let it bring us to our knees"

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“The Prayer,” by Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli

Lyrics of Love: "I pray you'll be our eyes/And watch us where we go/And help us to be wise/In times when we don't know"

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“Angel,” by Casting Crowns

Lyrics of Love: "You're the proof that the Father answers prayers/'Cause somehow someway/You and I are standing here"

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"No Bondage," by Jubilee Worship

Lyrics of Love: "For the thoughts that come to decay/You sent love to strip them away/And You've left the truth"

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"I'll Find You," by Lecrae ft. Tori Kelly

Lyrics of Love: "Just fight a little longer my friend/It's all worth it in the end/But when you got nobody to turn to/Just hold on and I'll find you"

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"God Gave Me You Song," by Blake Shelton

Lyrics of Love: "On my own I'm only/Half of what I could be/I can't do without you/We are stitched together"

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"Peace Be Still," by Hope Darst

Lyrics of Love "Even when my eyes can't see/I will trust the voice that speaks"

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"The King is Coming," by Newsboys

Lyrics of Love: "Split the sky with your glory
Bring to life an awakening"

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"Way Maker," by Leeland

Lyrics of Love: "Way maker, miracle worker, promise keeper/Light in the darkness/My God, that is who You are"

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"1,000 Miles," by Mark Schultz

Lyrics of Love: "Oh I would walk 1, 000 miles/Just to be with you"

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"Jesus & You," by Matthew West

Lyrics of Love: "When I think about the only things in life that pull me through/I hit my knees and thank the Lord for Jesus and You"

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"All I Need," by Switchfoot

Lyrics of Love: "All I need is the love that I believe in/Tell me love, do you believe in me?/Tell me love, 'cause you're all I need"

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"Good & Loved," by Travis Greene

Lyrics of Love: "So no matter what comes or goes/One thing that you must know/Is that I am good, you are loved/You are loved, yes, you are"

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"As You Find Me," by Hillsong UNITED

Lyrics of Love: "It's a grace I could never add up/To be somebody You still want/But somehow/You love me as You find me"

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