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Peace of mind at life’s end

May 26, 2012
Messenger News

For as long as humans have lived in organized communities, they have gathered when someone dies to acknowledge that passing. The nature of the ceremonies has varied over the millennia. In our day the traditions associated with paying a final tribute to the departed differ from society to society and from one religious persuasion to another. What is a constant, however, is a widely felt need to acknowledge that a person's physical life on this earth has come to an end.

 
 

 

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