Couple Shares Touching Story Behind Viral Wedding Photo

A North Carolina photographer captured a powerful image Saturday showing a touching moment between a bride and a groom just minutes before their wedding ceremony.

Caleb And Maggie Dated Two Years Before Getting Married

Faith is something that U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Caleb Earwood and his future bride Maggie don’t take for granted. Minutes before the two were to be married, their photographer Dwayne Schmidth captured a beautiful moment that reveals just how vulnerable marriage truly is.

Their Powerful Moment Was Captured In A Photo That Went Viral

Not wanting to see each other before the wedding, Maggie leaned up against a wall near Caleb, who stood on a staircase, while they grasped hands and prayed together.

The Happy Couple After The Ceremony

“I prayed to God for my beautiful and intelligent wife that he blessed me with and the amazing family I was marrying into,” Caleb said to TODAY.