Weddings

Weddings

Hingham Congregational Church, UCC hosts many weddings every year. Fees for nonmembers are listed below.  Our Senior Pastor meets with couples before scheduling any wedding in our church; call the church office (781-749-1276) to set up a meeting. We perform same gender marriage ceremonies.

FEE SCHEDULE
For Church Members
(We consider church members those couples and/or their parents who regularly attend Sunday morning services and/or who support the church with an annual financial pledge.)

Use of the sanctuary – 0 –
Pastoral services For families who participate in the life of the church, there is no set fee for pastoral services. If the family chooses to present the  pastor with a stipend, the usual fee is $500 (pay directly to the pastor)
Outside clergy Negotiated between the parties involved
Hingham Congregational Church organist (pay directly to organist) $350.00
Bench fee (if an outside organist is used) $175
Outside organist Negotiated between the parties involved
Soloist (if requested) $150 (and up)
Sexton (pay directly to Sexton) $75.00

It is expected that all fees will be paid a minimum of one week prior to the wedding, but no later than the day of the rehearsal.

FEE SCHEDULE
Non Members

Use of the sanctuary $300.00 non-members
Pastoral services $500 (pay directly to the Pastor)
Outside clergy negotiated between the parties involved
Hingham Congregational Church organist (pay directly to organist) $350.00
Bench fee (if an outside organist is used) $175
Outside organist negotiated between the parties involved
Soloist (if requested) $150 (and up)
Sexton (pay directly to Sexton) $75.00

It is expected that all fees will be paid a minimum of one week prior to the wedding, but no later than the day of the rehearsal.