ULC Video Academy

How to Become an Ordained Minister Online


Did you know that you can perform a wedding for your friends and family? Becoming a minister of the Universal Life Church is simple. In this video we will show you how to complete the free online ordination form.

First, go to our website, www.themonastery.org. To begin your ordination request, click the get ordained button located at the top of the page. Fill out the ordination form completely using your full legal name and current address. There are many benefits to being an ordained minister. You will have the legal authority to perform weddings, baptisms, funerals, house blessings, and you can even start your own religious organization.

You will never have to renew your membership w the Universal Life Church, attend any training courses, or pay any periodic fees. Even your credentials will be valid your entire life! You must be 18 years of age or older to become an ordained minister. Keep in mind you still must be the age of 18 to perform any legal ceremonies. Check this box to receive our monthly newsletter, and take a second to verify your information is spelled correctly, then click the submit ordination request button. Once your ordination is accepted you will see a sample copy of your credentials of ministry showing your name and ordination date. You will also receive an email from us confirming your ordination. To receive your official credential of ministry, click the blue button located below your credential or click the gold minister store button located in the menu bar.