The Roving Rev Award-Winning Celebrant

The Roving Rev Award-Winning Celebrant

Destination Wedding & Elopement Specialist

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The Roving Rev Award-Winning Celebrant

Destination Wedding & Elopement Specialist

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About The Roving Rev Award-Winning Celebrant

Em Ryan, The Roving Rev, offers symbolic ceremonies and hand blessings to creative couples. The Roving Rev was ordained through Universal Life Church, with additional training through the Spiritual Humanists in America. Whether you are looking for a civil, spiritual or interfaith ceremony or a vow renewal, as an independent celebrant, The Roving Rev can craft memorable and personal wording that truly reflects your love story.

Specialising in diversity: LGBT, elopements, multicultural and international weddings. Se habla espanol. On parle francais. Em is fluent in French and Spanish and travels both nationally on the Island and internationally. Eloping to Ireland? Destination wedding to the Emerald Isle? Em is an Irish citizen, born in America and happy to guide visiting couples through planning their wedding ceremony abroad. ELOPE with Em! The Roving Rev can help you pave the way to your perfect day. Blissful beginnings await!

Any day, any time. No travel fee on the island of Ireland. The Roving Rev offers a unique and carefully crafted ceremony. Together we co-create the very BEST beginning to your wonderful wedding day. Envision your dream day and let's make it a reality!

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has been featured on LMFM radio, in a print article in the Drogheda Leader, and on RTE's TV Show "Growing Up, Live".

Since 2010, The Roving Rev has married over 100 couples. She is well experienced! Many happy reviews have led to The Roving Rev's many awards. Reasonable fees range from 300 to 400 euros. The non-refundable booking fee is just 75 euros. Your wedding day memories are priceless though! A hand-calligraphed wedding certificate is included, at no extra charge, upon request. Offering FREE consultations at her office in the Village Hotel, Bettystown, Meath or via phone, Skype, Google Hangouts or Facetime. Find out more- call or text today!


  • "Rev Ryan was absolutely amazing. We were so delighted that such a wonderful person was part of our big day. The ceremony in 2 languages was the best experience for both families and ourselves. Thank you for everything! "
    Damian & Diana
    Clontarf Castle * 14 Sept 2018
  • "Em Ryan was was an absolute miracle on our special day. My husband and I decided to elope on our trip to Ireland and Em stepped up with incredibly short notice to do our ceremony. She was professional and reliable, she stayed in constant contact leading up to our day. We could not recommend her more. "
    Melanie & Greg
    Derryclare, Connemara * 26 July 2018
  • "It was a pleasure to have Em as our Celebrant. She made our wedding ceremony as bilingual as it could be. Her Spanish is excellent. Also, I appreciated her speedy replying to my emails and how positive she is. AMAZING CELEBRANT! "
    Tamar & Damien
    Royal Marine Hotel, Dublin * 1 Sept 2018
  • "We are so grateful to have found someone who could incorporate our love into such a profound ceremony! Rev Ryan went above and beyond to make us happy. She was incredibly responsive to emails, as we were eloping. She included our nerdy interests in a handfasting! If we had to do it over again, we would pick her every time! "
    Katie & Derringer
    Loughcrew Estate, Meath * 23 Oct. 2018
  • "The Roving Rev combined authority and warmth in just the right mix – guests felt we must have known her for years, and that it was one of the most moving ceremonies they had been to. We highly recommend Reverend Ryan! "
    Marc & Eoin
    Dromquinna Manor, Kenmare * 17 June 2017
  • "The Roving Rev understood our love of Harry Potter and was able to flawlessly incorporate it into the ceremony. It was both nerdy and romantic just the way we had hoped it would be. I could not have asked for a better ceremony or celebrant! "
    Jeff & Jacquelyn
    Trim Castle * 9 Aug. 2017
  • "The Roving Rev made our ceremony so special and personal.Em really made it our wedding: our style & personalities! She even handled the memory of our little baby angel ( Ben was laid to rest 4 years ago Feb 14th) with such respect and love.We highly recommend The Roving Rev. She has one of the most beautiful souls we've...

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    ever met. "
    Adel & Jacques, Drogheda, Louth
    14 February 2019

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