Planning the Rite of Christian Burial
First let us express our sincere and heartfelt sympathy at this time of your great loss. “We pray that their soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace.”
To assist you in preparing for the funeral, pleaseopen and print out a copy of “Planning for the Rite of Christian Burial”. The information and options presented there offer you the opportunity to dicuss the options with other family members prior to finalizing the funeral service.
Guide to Planning the Service
Old Testament Readings for Funerals
New Testament Readings for Funerals