Commitment Ketubah Texts for Ketubah Studio Ketubot

MP Artworks offers four Commitment, same-sex text choices that may be paired with Ketubah Studio ketubot.

Remember, for our egalitarian, Commitment ketubah texts: 1.) Each of the text options is available in masculine and feminine versions; 2.) The English and Hebrew portions of the text are exact translations of each other; and 3.) Each text is available in Hebrew-only, Hebrew-English or English-only variations.

Click on a text title below to "quick scroll" to that option:

• Commitment Ketubah Text I (masculine)
• Commitment Ketubah Text I (feminine)
• Commitment Ketubah Text II (masculine)
• Commitment Ketubah Text II (feminine)

 


Commitment I (masculine)  

Commitment vows in Hebrew and English I for male partners only
(Hebrew and English are translations of each other.)


Available in Hebrew and English or English-only versions

 

On the ___ day of the week, the ___ day of the month of___, in the year ___, which corresponds to the ___ day of the month of ___, in the year ___, in ___, ___, son of ___, and ___, son of ___, entered into a mutual covenant as equal partners before God and these witnesses and said each to the other: "I betroth you to me forever. I betroth you to me in everlasting faithfulness. In the spirit of Jewish tradition, I will be your loving friend as you are mine. Set me as a seal upon your heart, like the seal upon your hand, for love is stronger than death. And I will cherish you, honor you, uphold and sustain you in all truth and sincerity. I will respect you and the divine image within you. I take you to be mine in love and tenderness. May my love for you last forever. May we be consecrated, one to the other, by these rings. Let our hearts be united in faith and hope. May our hearts beat as one in times of gladness as in times of sadness. Let our home be built on Torah and loving-kindness. May our home be rich with wisdom and reverence." This ketubah has been witnessed and signed according to the laws and traditions that began with Abraham and Sarah and continued through Moses and the people of Israel. It is valid and binding.

*Groom ____________ Groom ____________
*Witness ____________ Witness ____________
*Rabbi ____________

*Signature lines may be altered at time of order for no additional charge.

Text © 1996-2009 Micah Parker Artworks, Inc.
This text may not be reproduced without consent of copyright owner.

 
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Commitment I (feminine)  

Commitment vows in Hebrew and English II for female partners only
(Hebrew and English are translations of each other.)

Available in Hebrew and English or English-only versions

 

On the ___ day of the week, the ___ day of the month of ___, in the year ___, which corresponds to the ___ day of the month of ___, in the year ___, in ___, ___, daughter of ___, and ___, daughter of ___, entered into a mutual covenant as equal partners before God and these witnesses and said each to the other: "I betroth you to me forever. I betroth you to me in everlasting faithfulness. In the spirit of Jewish tradition, I will be your loving friend as you are mine. Set me as a seal upon your heart, like the seal upon your hand, for love is stronger than death. And I will cherish you, honor you, uphold and sustain you in all truth and sincerity. I will respect you and the divine image within you. I take you to be mine in love and tenderness. May my love for you last forever. May we be consecrated, one to the other, by these rings. Let our hearts be united in faith and hope. May our hearts beat as one in times of gladness as in times of sadness. Let our home be built on Torah and loving-kindness. May our home be rich with wisdom and reverence." This ketubah has been witnessed and signed according to the laws and traditions that began with Abraham and Sarah and continued through Moses and the people of Israel. It is valid and binding.

*Bride ____________ Bride ____________
*Witness ____________ Witness ____________
*Rabbi ____________

*Signature lines may be altered at time of order for no additional charge.

Text © 1996-2009 Micah Parker Artworks, Inc.
This text may not be reproduced without consent of copyright owner.

 
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Commitment II (masculine)  

Commitment vows in Hebrew and English II for male partners only
(Hebrew and English are translations of each other.)

Available in Hebrew and English or English-only versions

 

On the ___ day of the week, the ___ day of ___, in the year ___, which corresponds to the ___ day of ___, in the year ___, in ___, ___, son of ___, and ___, son of ___, joined each other before family and friends to enter into into a mutual covenant as equal partners, and with love and compassion each vowed to the other: "Today I love you completely, as I did yesterday and as I will tomorrow. I will be there for you when you need me most. I will hold you in my heart just as I hold you in my arms. I will share in your dreams, delight in your joys, and comfort you in your sorrows. I will be your confidant, your counsel, your friend, and your lover. When you are not within my sight, you will be within my thoughts. You are my life; you are my dreams; you are my joy; you are my love; you are my everything. At this moment you are all that I know and all that I see. As we grow old together and our love matures, may we hold on to the passion and affection for each other we feel today. Our commitment to each other seals this document."

*Groom ____________ Groom ____________
*Witness ____________ Witness ____________
*Rabbi ____________

*Signature lines may be altered at time of order for no additional charge.

Text © 1996-2009 Micah Parker Artworks, Inc.
This text may not be reproduced without consent of copyright owner.

 
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Commitment II (feminine)  

Commitment vows in Hebrew and English II for female partners only
(Hebrew and English are translations of each other.)

Available in Hebrew and English or English-only versions

 

On the ___ day of the week, the ___ day of ___, in the year ___, which corresponds to the ___ day of ___, in the year ___, in ___, ___, daughter of ___, and ___, daughter of ___, joined each other before family and friends to enter into into a mutual covenant as equal partners, and with love and compassion each vowed to the other: "Today I love you completely, as I did yesterday and as I will tomorrow. I will be there for you when you need me most. I will hold you in my heart just as I hold you in my arms. I will share in your dreams, delight in your joys, and comfort you in your sorrows. I will be your confidant, your counsel, your friend, and your lover. When you are not within my sight, you will be within my thoughts. You are my life; you are my dreams; you are my joy; you are my love; you are my everything. At this moment you are all that I know and all that I see. As we grow old together and our love matures, may we hold on to the passion and affection for each other we feel today. Our commitment to each other seals this document."

*Bride ____________ Bride ____________
*Witness ____________ Witness ____________
*Rabbi ____________

*Signature lines may be altered at time of order for no additional charge.

Text © 1996-2009 Micah Parker Artworks, Inc.
This text may not be reproduced without consent of copyright owner.

 
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