How the funeral services of Christian denominations are organised.
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- Solving the funeral dilemma
The Reverend Peter Ratcliff repudiates the ‘Princess Diana style’ funeral which mixes religious and secular elements, believing that the minister should make the congregation understand the solemn...
- Second Presbyterian Church funerals
A reassuring and inspring description of how the Second Presbyterian Church, based in Arkansas, views death and the funeral service.
- Funerals according to the Book of Common Prayer
Helpful information for those considering a traditional Anglican funeral, kindly provided by the Prayer Book Society.
- Modern British Funerals
The growing trend is for a Modern British Funeral, sometimes known as Pick 'n' Mix as it combines religious and secular.
- Anglican funerals
An explanation of how Anglican, or Church of England, funerals are arranged. An Anglican funeral (a Burial Eucharist according to Anglican rites) commends the spirit of a loved one to God’s care....
- Baptist funerals
The way that a Baptist funeral is arranged. Funeral and memorial services are, personal, meaningful and comforting.
- Evangelical funerals
Suzi Lewis-Barned explains that Independent Evangelical funerals combine appropriate dignity with a sense of joy as those attending believe the deceased will be in heaven for eternity.
- Interfaith funerals
Rev Akasha Lonsdale describes an interfaith funeral and the circumstances where such an event is appropriate.
- Jehovah's Witness funerals
Jehovah's Witness funeral includes readings of bible passages relevant to the deceased and what she or she hoped for; why comfort should be given to the bereaved and those who are mourning and how...
- Mormon funerals
How funerals are organised for members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, otherwise known as the Mormons.