thought June was the wedding month), but I have been to two wedding ceremonies
passed a bag of wedding arrhae consisting of thirteen coins to his
bride, my daughter turned to me and asked me what the bag symbolizes.
known as the wedding arrhae symbolizes how the newly-weds will help in
supporting each other towards a life of proseperity. Traditionally, thirteen coins are used which
signifies Jesus and his twelve apostles.
By giving the coins to the bride, the groom is promising to provide for
his new family. By accepting the coins,
the bride is expressing her love and trust to her husband.