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The official program for the royal wedding was just released by Buckingham Palace, ABCNews reports. The 27-page booklet includes the detailed order of service, a message from Prince William and Kate Middleton, accompanied by a photograph of the bride and groom shot by engagement photographer and celebrity shutterbug Mario Testino.

"We are both so delighted that you are able to join us in celebrating what we hope will be one of the happiest days of our lives. The affection shown to us by so many people during our engagement has been incredibly moving, and has touched us both deeply. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone most sincerely for their kindness," reads the thank you note from the royal couple.


According to the program details, Kate will walk down the aisle with her father to the coronation anthem, "I was Glad" by Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry. Also included are their wedding vows: "I (groom/bride's name), take thee (bride/groom's name) to my wedded wife/husband, to have and to hold from this day forward, for better, for worse; for richer, for poorer; in sickness and in health; to love and to cherish, till death do us part, according to God's holy law; and thereto I give thee my throth."


As previously reported, Kate will not "obey" William, but will instead promise to "love, comfort, honor and keep" her new husband -- just as Princess Diana had done when she married Prince Charles in 1981.

Catch a glimpse of the new Mario Testino photo of William and Kate in the clip below:


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