53 Irish Wedding Toasts

 

If you are attending a wedding, Irish or not, and would like to make toasts using Irish wedding toasts, then you've come to the right spot. We have traditional Irish wedding toasts, funny Irish wedding toasts as well as teachings on how to write your own Irish wedding toasts.

You may be wondering how Irish wedding toasts differs from normal toasts given at a non-Irish wedding.  Well, there aren’t many differences unless you are of Irish descent, then, in that case, you would know the Irish tongue and not have any problems with the pronunciations of some of the blessings.

But if you are making toasts for someone who is of Irish descent and had an Irish wedding you will probably want to add in a little Irish tradition to your toasts.  You will want to start toasts like any other toasts, announcing yourself and how you know the newlyweds.  But something different than most toasts you will want to add in is an Irish blessing.  There are many of these around if you want to just use one of the following, they basically say what you wish for their marriage.  For instance, take this blessing:

 

Irish Marriage Blessing
May God be with you and bless you.
May you see your children's children.
May you be poor in misfortunes
and rich in blessings.
May you know nothing but happiness
from this day forward.
Irish Blessings Quotes

If you feel up to it, you could try writing your own toasts.  You are basically just telling them what your wishes are for them put together like a poem.  Make a list then of what you hope their marriage will entail, all good things of course then put each on at the end of,

May you …

  1. …have a marriage of endless love

  2. …always remember this day

  3. …always live happily hand in hand together

  4. …be blessed with many children and grandchildren

  5. …always have a loving home

  6. …be poor in misfortunes

  7. …be wealthy in luck

  8. …always remember to never go to bed angry

  9. …love without uncertainty

  10. …forgive and forget

  11. …have lots of patience for one another

  12. …never forget the events of today

  13. …never forget the love you feel for each other today

  14. ...live for one another and not just for yourself

  15. ...never to take the other for granted and always treat with love and respect

  16. Traditional Irish Wedding Toasts:

  17. Toasts to you and I Toasts to me, Toasts to love and laughter. I’ll be true as long as you, And not one moment after.
    Wedding Vow

  18. May your wedding and marriage be blessed every morning you wake up next to each other.
    Good Morning Wishes

  19. May the good Lord bless you with many opportunities, carry you when times get tough and celebrate with you in times like these! 
    Graduation Wishes

  20. May good fortune follow you all your days, and never catch up with you. An Irishman’s Toast
    Wedding Toasts

  21. May the sun shine all day long.
    Everything go right, and nothing wrong,
    May those you love bring love back to you,
    A
    nd may all the wishes you wish come true! 
    Irish Blessing

    Funny Birthday Poems

  22. Here’s to the marriage certificate – the strongest bond on the market.
    Marriage Quotes

  23. The happy couple – may we all live to be present at their golden wedding.
    WeddinWedding Wishes

  24. Let us drink to their health and prosperity; may they have a joyous bridal trip and may their journey through life be over a pleasant road without any embarrassment that energy and love cannot easily overcome.
    Wedding Speech

  25. Here’s to the land of the shamrock so green; Here’s to each lad and his darling colleen; Here’s to the ones we love dearest and most; And may God save old Ireland - that’s an Irishman’s toast
    Irish Irish Blessing

  26. If life for me hath joy or light, ‘Tis all from thee; My thoughts by day, my dreams by night are but of thee, of only thee. Tom Moore
    Love Quotes

  27. May your mornings bring joy and your evenings bring peace.

    May your troubles grow few as your blessings increase.

    May the saddest day of your future be no worse than the happiest day of your past.

    May your hands be forever clasped in friendship.

    And your hearts joined forever in love.

    Your lives are very special,

    God has touched you in many ways.

    May His blessing rest upon you and fill all your coming days.
    Bridal Shower Poems

  28. Come in the evening, or come in the morning; Come when you’re looked for or come without warning; A thousand welcomes you’ll find here before you, And the oftener you come here the more I’ll adore you. Old Irish Toast
    Good Morning Wishes

  29. May your glass be ever full. May the roof over your head be always strong, And may you be in heaven half an hour before the devil knows your dead.
    Condolence Message

  30. May the sound of happy music, And the lilt of Irish laughter, Fill your heart with gladness, That stays forever.
    Wedding Songs

  31. May you enjoy the four greatest blessings; Honest work to occupy you. A hearty appetite to sustain you. A good woman to love you. And a wink from the God above.
    Happy Birthday Brother

  32. May you live a long life full of gladness and health, With a pocket full of gold as the least of your wealth.
    Birthday Wishes

  33. May the dreams you hold dearest be those which come true, The kindness you spread keep returning to you.
    Retirement Wishes

  34. May God be with you and bless you. May you see your children’s children. May you be poor in misfortune, rich in blessings. May you know nothing but happiness, From this day forward. Traditional Irish Wedding Blessing
    Wedding Blessings

  35. May your pockets be heavy, Your heart be light, And may good luck pursue you, Each morning and night.
    Marriage Wishes

  36. A thousand welcomes to you with your marriage kerchief,
    May you be healthy all your days.
    May you be blessed with long life and peace,
    May you grow old with goodness, and with riches.
    Rev. Donald MacLeod

    What To Write In A Wedding Card

  37. May God be with you and bless you. May you see your children's children. May you be poor in misfortune, rich in blessings. May you know nothing but happiness From this day forward.
    Wedding Card Messages

  38. I-rish you a very nice place to live,
    I-rish God’s greatest gifts he’ll give.
    I-rish you health, and wealth, and more,
    I-rish your smiling face were at my door!
    Robin C. Burns

    Funny Birthday Poems

  39. The real act of marriage takes place in the heart,
    Not in the ballroom or church or Synagogue.
    It’s a choice you make - not just on your wedding day,
    But over and over again,
    And that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife.
    Barbara De Angelis
    Marriage Quote

  40. These are the hands of your best friend, holding yours on your wedding day as you pledge your love and commitment from this day on.
    These are the hands that will work alongside yours as together you build your future and share your innermost secrets and dreams.
    These are the hands that will love you and cherish you through the years.
    They will hold you tight as you struggle through difficult times - comfort you when you are sick, console you when you are grieving.
    These are the hands that will give you support as you encourage each other to chase down your dreams.
    Together, everything you wish for can be realized.
    May you see these hands as healer, protector, shelter, and guide.
    WeddinWedding Poems

  41. May many blessings find their way to you,
    May love overflow from your heart,
    May your wishes be heard and carried out,
    May your union never fail to be strong.
    Wedding Card Messages

  42. There are many people who I know, you would have wanted here with you today. I am sorry they could not be here with you. However, I do know many people who not only wanted to be here with you, but are and are super excited to celebrate this special occasion! Wish You Were Here

  43. May the gentle breeze bear witness to this union and carry its message to all lands.

    May the sun warm their hearts and its ever-burning fire fuel their desire for each other.

    May the sea provide for them from its bounty and comfort their souls with her sounds.

    May the earth lend its strength, and reveal its mysteries.

    May you will feel no rain, for each of you will be a shelter to the other.

    May you feel no cold, for each of you will be warmth to the other.

    May there be no loneliness for you;

    Though you are two persons, but there is one life before you.

    May you go to your dwelling place to enter into the days of your togetherness.

    And may your days be good and long together.
    Engagement Wishes

  44. To the blushing bride,

    And the glowing groom,

    May this marriage be a match made in heaven,

    And continue to blossom and bloom.

    Julie Hebert
    Wedding Phrases

  45. May you have warm words on a cool evening, A full moon on a dark night, And a smooth road all the way to your door.

  46. May you always have four walls for the winds, A roof for the rain, tea beside the fire, Laughter to cheer you, those you love near you, And all your heart might desire.

  47. Here’s to the marriage, an institution where one person undertakes to provide happiness for two.

    Funny Irish Wedding Toasts

  48. May there never be a fight that cannot be fixed with a roll in the hay.
    Wedding Phrases

  49. As you slide down the banister of life, may the splinters never point the wrong way.

  50. May the good saints protect you and bless you today and may troubles ignore you each step of the way.

  51. May the Good Lord take a liking to you - but, not too soon.

  52. May the sound of happy music, and the lilt of Irish laughter, fill your heart with gladness, that stays forever after.

  53. May all your ups and downs be under the sheets!

Related: 
Wedding Poems

Engagement Wishes

What To Write In A Wedding Card

Irish Blessing

 

 

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