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World Christianship Ministries
Perform Legal Marriage Ceremonies in South Carolina

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Become a Legally Ordained Licensed Minister in South Carolina. You will have authority almost immediately to do Marriage and Wedding ceremonies. You can become a Marriage Minister and earn a good part time or full time income. You can do wedding services for family and friends. Ordination for Christians is Simple and Quick.

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Authority to do Legal Wedding Ceremonies in the state of South Carolina


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Follow the 3 step Procedure Below for Fast Ordination


1. Get Ordained - View information about what World Christianship Ministries offers and our brief application. Click Blue Apply Now Button below.

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2. Apply for ordination in one of 4 Ways:  After completing the brief application you may: Call in your application, Fax in your application, PDF your application to us by E-Mail, or Mail in your application.

3. Perform the wedding ceremony....We suggest you get a copy of World Christianship Ministries "Marriage Minister Handbook" before doing a wedding.  It is a "straight to the point" guide for everything concerning the wedding such as: handling the Marriage License, where people stand, example marriage ceremonies, opportunities open to you as a Marriage Minister, Advertising, Location of Ceremonies, what to wear, and more. (Based on over 2,500 weddings performed by the Administrator of WCM).


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Who Can Do Weddings in South Carolina

SECTION 20-1-20. Persons who may perform marriage ceremony


Only ministers of the Gospel, Jewish rabbis, officers authorized to administer oaths in this State, and the chief or spiritual leader of a Native American Indian entity recognized by the South Carolina Commission for Minority Affairs pursuant to Section 1-31-40 are authorized to administer a marriage ceremony in this State.


Other Marriage Codes, Laws, in South Carolina

20-1-580 Effect of establishment of official record of marriage and record thereof

The record herein permitted, when so established, shall be accepted by all the courts in this State as conclusive evidence of the marriage and shall be of the same force and effect as the records now required by law. The judge of probate or other officer whose duty it is to record and file such records shall purchase, out of county funds in his hands or by requisition upon the proper county official, a suitable book for the proper recording of marriages proved as provided in Section 20-1-570.

South Carolina Code of Laws - Title 20: Domestic Relations - Chapter 1: Marriage - Article 5: Proceedings to Determine Status of Marriage HISTORY: 1962 Code Section 20-48; 1952 Code Section 20-48; 1942 Code Section 8571-1; 1933 (38) 260.

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