My good friend Mary from seminary days (and maid of honor in my wedding) was married for the first time May 15, 2010 in Christchurch, New Zealand to a wonderful Aussie, Christopher. So you can see how I had to be there, to complete the circle and be a part of the joy of their wedding day.
Before the wedding, outside the cathedral.
Left to right: Jean Gibson (standing in for mother of the bride), Mary, Christopher, Lorain and Bill (Mary's brother and sister-in-law)
Women clergy of the wedding.
Left to right: myself, Lorain, Peg Riley and Mary
Christopher's sons and daughters-in-law
Left to right: Terry and Phil, Christopher, Eleanore and Tim
During the service a boy soprano sang--high, pure and beautiful.
Dare I say it--the happy couple.
The bride and her attendants: Robin, Mary and Cynthia.
The wedding party.
Left to right: Phil, Robin, Christopher, Mary, Tim and Cynthia