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Prayers from the Book of Psalms said before the funeral by a group of friends and the shomer.
Liturgical churches are Eucharist centered, while Non-liturgical churches are _______ centered.
In Liturgical churches, stated directions in a prayer book or liturgical manual regarding the order of service as approved by the denomination.
The focal point of the liturgical church is the cross or _____ centered on or above the altar.
A priest of what denomination might use sand or flower petals to make the sign of the cross on the closed casket at a committal service.
The protest by Martin Luther in the year ______ resulted in the formation of the Lutheran Church.
The separation of church and state, the refusal to take oaths, refusal to take up arms, and the protest of slavery are beliefs that distinguish this religious culture.
True or false. For Catholics who were clergy or members of religious orders, individuals in either group might have to be embalmed in a convent, monastery, or rectory.
In a Catholic funeral mass who last in the procession to meet the body at the narthex?
Ablution is the rinsing of the mouth, eucharistic vessels and fingers. Absolution is the sacramental remission of sins.
What is the difference between ablution and absolution?
Jewish children recite this prayer for their deceased parent at every service for eleven months.
Unlike the American Eastern Orthodox who dress their decedents in regular clothes, their European counter parts ______ the body.
Those sitting on the left side of an Orthodox congregation rise to kiss the icon when it is placed at which end of the casket?
Whether they have been through the temple
What determines the clothing a deceased member of the Church if Latter Day Saints would wear in the casket?
up to $3,100
How much will the military reimburse families who choose internment in a private cemetery?
active duty soldiers
Are full military funerals provided to veterans, active duty soldiers, or both?
When arranging the flag on an open half couch casket, how long should each of the 3 fold be?
3 pieces of gold, pearls, and rice
What might rich Buddhists put in the mouth of their deceased loved ones?
Can disposing a dead body in an unlawful manner take away the right of custody from a next of kin?
While a decedent is at the medical examiners office, does the next of kin have actual or constructive possession?
When an A.L.F calls a funeral home for removal after a patient has died, based on the family's verbal request, what kind of contract do they have?
Because the estate is usually responsible for the funeral bill
Why is the decedents estate an implied party of the funeral contract?
True or false. The relationship a plaintive had with the decedent may determine who the court allows to have right of disposition.
Wearing black at a funeral, treating the body with respect, and being somber about death are what from of social behavior?
When the mother and father work equally as heads of the household, this balance of power is called what?
Helping people with normal grief complete the grieving process within a reasonable time frame.
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