Celestial Jerusalem Ketubah
The Celestial Jerusalem Ketubah by Mickie Caspi is a pastiche of color and texture, a fanciful rendition of Jerusalem that is blessed by doves of peace. Using Gouache, an opaque watercolor paint, Mickie has created vibrant colors that are accent with gold foil highlights. The artwork accentuates the centrality of the marriage vows at the beginning of a couple’s life together.
For the B- Traditional Aramaic with Contemporary English (Orthodox) text, the two witnesses sign in both Hebrew & English.
The Celestial Jerusalem Ketubah is available in a range of texts from orthodox to secular. To read any text, you may click on the text link above to open an enlarged window. To read all of the texts at once, go to our Read Ketubah Texts page. If you want to have a custom Ketubah created by Mickie in any style similar to the Celestial Jerusalem Ketubah, please email or call (1-800-538-8268) Mickie to discuss your options. You can view samples or original ketubot at Mickie’s Etsy Shop or her Original Ketubah Gallery.
Actual quotes from the Celestial Jerusalem Ketubah
At the center of the image of the Celestial Jerusalem Ketubah, the following quote is calligraphed by Mickie in Hebrew and English using gold foil:
- I have found the one in whom my soul delights
- מצאתי את שאהבה נפשי
In the blue ribbon above the text box, the following quote is calligraphed by Mickie in Hebrew and English using gold foil:
- I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine
- אני לדודי ודודי לי
For texts A, B, C, D & E: directly above the text of the actual wedding vows, the following quote is calligraphed in Hebrew and English:
- And it shall be heard in the cities of Judah, and in the courtyards of Jerusalem, the voice of joy, the voice of happiness, the voice of the groom, the voice of the bride.
- עוד ישמע בערי יהודה ובחוצות ירושלים קול ששון וקול שמחה קול חתן וקול כלה
For texts F, G & I: directly above the text of the actual wedding vows, the following quote is calligraphed in English only:
- You and I…in joy and happiness