A Funeral Manual   -     By: Perry Biddle
Buy Item InStock13.99$13.99 Retail: $20.00 Save 30% ($6.01) Add To Cart

Add To Wishlist

A Funeral Manual

Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 1994 / Paperback

$13.99 (CBD Price)
Retail: $20.00
Save 30% ($6.01)
In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW0697

Cyber Week Sale

Product Description

This book seeks to furnish working pastors with a selection of funeral services and to guide them in planning and conducting the funeral service. The book also offers help in developing a funeral policy in a local church and resources for educating a congregation in death, dying, and the Christian funeral service. Part 1: Arranging the Funeral Service; The Christian Funeral Service; Planning the Service; Conducting the Service; Music and other Resources; The Funeral Sermon; Developing a Church policy on funerals.Part 2: Funeral Liturgies; A United Methodist Service; An Episcopal Service; A Presbyterian Service; A United Church of Christ Service; A Baptist Service; A Lutheran Service; Service for the Burial of a Child; A Free Service.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1994
Dimensions: 4 1/2 X 6 3/4 X 1/4 (inches)
ISBN: 080280697X
ISBN-13: 9780802806970

Related Products

  1. Marriage, Hospital Visitation, and Funeral Manuals--3 Volumes
    Marriage, Hospital Visitation, and Funeral Manuals--3 Volumes
    Perry Biddle
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / Trade Paperback
    $39.99 Retail: $60.00 Save 33% ($20.01)
  2. Accompany Them with Singing: The Christian Funeral
    Accompany Them with Singing: The Christian Funeral
    Thomas Long
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2009 / Hardcover
    $16.99 Retail: $25.00 Save 32% ($8.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
  3. Through Death to Life: Preparing to Celebrate the Funeral Mass
    Through Death to Life: Preparing to Celebrate the Funeral Mass
    Joseph M. Champlin, Peter A. Jarret C.S.C.
    Ave Maria Press / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $3.99 Retail: $4.50 Save 11% ($0.51)

Publisher's Description

A sensitive resource for planning and conducting Christian funerals and providing pastoral care to the bereaved. Written from the perspective of the resurrection of the body rather than that of the immortality of the soul, this book seeks to make the funeral service a celebration of hope. Includes a selection of funeral rites, selecting music, and developing church policy statements.

Author Bio

An author and retired minister of Middle TennesseePresbytery, Presbyterian Church (USA). He is a graduate ofDavidson College, Davidson, North Carolina, UnionTheological Seminary in Virginia in Richmond, Virginia, andVanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He alsostudied at New College, University of Edinburgh inScotland.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook


Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search