Funeral

Funeral

At the Time of Death
Structure
Ministry at the Time of Death
Notes

Before the Funeral
At Home before the Funeral
For those Unable to be Present at the Funeral
Receiving the Coffin at Church before the Funeral
A Funeral Vigil
On the Morning of the Funeral

The Funeral
Pastoral Introduction
The Outline Order for Funerals
The Funeral Service
The Funeral Service within a Celebration of Holy Communion
Notes to the Funeral Service

Supplementary Texts
Sentences
Some Texts which may be used by the Minister
The Blessing of a Grave

Funeral of a Child
The Outline Order for the Funeral of a Child
The Outline Order for the Funeral of a Child within a Celebration of Holy Communion
Notes
Resources for the Funeral of a Child
Theological Note on the Funeral of a Child Dying near the Time of Birth

After the Funeral
At Home after the Funeral
The Burial of Ashes

Memorial Service
An Outline Order for a Memorial Service
An Outline Order for a Memorial Service within a Celebration of Holy Communion
Notes
Memorial Service: A Sample Service

Prayers for Use with the Dying and at Funeral and Memorial Services
Prayers with Dying People
Gathering Prayers
Prayers of Penitence (Kyries and Absolutions)
Collects for Funeral and Memorial Services
Thanksgiving for the Life of the Departed
Prayers for Those who Mourn
Prayers for Readiness to Live in the Light of Eternity
Litanies and Responsive Prayers
Prayers of Entrusting and Commending
Blessings and other Endings
Prayers for Use after Psalms

Bible Readings and Psalms for Use at Funeral and Memorial Services
Canticles for Use at Funeral and Memorial Services

Series One Burial Services

An Order for the Burial of the Dead

An Order for the Burial of a Child