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The Resource Readings for funerals, compiled by Mark Oakley

Readings for funerals, compiled by Mark Oakley

Label
Readings for funerals
Title
Readings for funerals
Statement of responsibility
compiled by Mark Oakley
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
CHRISTIAN LIFE & PRACTICE. Help for those who have been bereaved to express their thoughts and feelings. Will make people more confident in planning a funeral service and dealing with clergy. Many non-churchgoers attend funerals. The book will contain pieces that offer an insight into the difference Christian faith and hope can make. Follows the style of the highly successful Readings for Weddings which has sold over 7,000 copies. Readings for Funerals is a perceptive collection of Bible quotations, poems, hymns and prose, offering consolation and comfort to those bereaved. Featuring the writing of, amongst others, W. H. Auden, Simon Armitage, Wendy Cope, T. S. Eliot and Joyce Grenfell, it is suitable for use at secular funerals, celebrations of a life and church services
Index
no index present
Literary form
mixed forms
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1968-
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Oakley, Mark
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  • Death
  • Death
  • Bereavement
  • Bereavement
Target audience
adult
Label
Readings for funerals, compiled by Mark Oakley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
40133916
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 232 pages
Isbn
9780281071807
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 40133916
  • (Sirsi) 40133916
Label
Readings for funerals, compiled by Mark Oakley
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Control code
40133916
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 232 pages
Isbn
9780281071807
Media category
unmediated
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 40133916
  • (Sirsi) 40133916

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