Remember: 100 Readings for Those in Grief and Bereavement
Hymns Ancient and Modern Ltd, 2005 - Всего страниц: 160
Everybody wants a christening, wedding or funeral service to be unique to them and one of the main ways of personalising a ceremony is to choose one's own readings. Not everyone reads poetry or novels together and many do not know where to start in choosing a special piece. Here, an experienced editor of such books has collected together 100 readings from scripture and literature across the centuries in celebration of a birth, a marriage, a life that has ended. There is humour, tenderness, challenge, wisdom and realism in abundance, offering, quite literally, something for everyone.
abide believe better Bible blessed body born breath bring buried called changed Christ comes comfort dark dead dear death deep died dreams dust dying earth Elizabeth Barrett Browning empty everything eyes face faith fear feel fell gentle give glory gone grave grief hand happy hear heart heaven hold hope hour Jesus journey keep leaves light living longer look Lord lose loss mean memory mind mother mourn moves never night offered old familiar faces once pain passing peace poem praise pray Press rage remember rest rise river seen sense shine sight silence sing sleep smile soul speak spirit stand stay stone sweet tears tell thee things thou thou art thought turn voice wake walking watch weep