Psalms 119 50 this is my comfort in my affliction that your promise gives me life. Moody death to the christian is the funeral of all his sorrows and evils and the resurrection of all his joys.
23 for i am hard pressed between the two having a desire to depart and be with christ which is far better.
Funeral quotes from the bible. I have no greater joy than this. 54 when the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable and the mortal with immortality then the saying that is written will come true. These 20 bible readings for funerals may bring comfort and hope for christians mourning the death of a loved one or make for a fitting eulogy.
Readings can help mourners process the loss and find meaning in the midst of pain. Bible verses for grandma or grandpa s funeral. Your grandma or grandpa may have been an active member of the church until the very end.
A time to plant and a time to pluck up what is planted. Quotes christ never preached any funeral sermons dwight l. 11 bible verses for funerals that will bring comfort god is with us even in the darkest of times.
A time to be born and a time to die. 22 but if i live on in the flesh this will mean fruit from my labor. Romans 6 4 we were buried therefore with him by baptism into death so that as christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the father we too might walk in newness of life.
Grandpas and grandmas are special. Even if your grandparent lived a good long life it s hard to say goodbye. Additionally the bible is full of verses that give hope to the hopeless comfort to the grieving and the promise of an eternal future with god at the end of life.
Yet what i shall choose i cannot tell. Here are some bible verses about death and salvation that you may want to use at the funeral. 1 corinthians 15 53 58 niv.
Death has been swallowed up in victory. But god s word isn t chained. Use these scriptures to see the blessing in funerals for when christians die.
These scriptures can be used in sympathy cards but they are not only for comforting. God has a great plan for all. Remember jesus christ risen from the dead of the offspring of david according to my good news 9 in which i suffer hardship to the point of chains as a criminal.
Be comforted by the words of revelation 21 4 he will wipe away every tear from their eyes and death shall be no more neither shall there be mourning nor crying nor pain anymore for the former things have passed away. A christian funeral service is not complete without a few readings from scripture. Ecclesiastes 3 1 2 for everything there is a season and a time for every matter under heaven.
Funeral bible verses for dad iii john 1 4. Philippians 1 21 23 nkjv 21 for to me to live is christ and to die is gain. 53 for the perishable must clothe itself with the imperishable and the mortal with immortality.
To hear about my children walking in truth. Use these bible verses in a speech or on a funeral program or on a headstone. Bible verses for funerals scriptures on death god s word provides tremendous strength and power during times of loss and death.