Posts tagged Death
Is There Any Value Found In A Funeral?

Yes, there is great value in attending a funeral service. "Better to go to the house of mourning than to go to the house of feasting, for that is the end of all men; and the living will take it to heart" (Ecclesiastes 7:2). The Bible says there is great benefit in going "to the house of mourning." Notice three eternal truths we can learn from a funeral service.

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Joey FerrellDeath, Funeral, Life
What Does The Bible Say About Cremation?

Cremate means: “to reduce (a dead body) to ashes by fire, especially as a funeral rite.” The Bible does not bind any particular rule or principle as to what to do with a dead body (Matthew 16:19). Is it to be buried six feet deep? Is it to be burned and then the ashes placed in an urn? There is nothing within New Testament authority that indicates what to do (John 12:48; Colossians 3:17).

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