F She’s also But this was probably done for sanitary reasons rather than religious ones. But behold thy servant Chimham; let him go over with my lord the king; and do to him what shall seem good unto thee.”  2 Samuel 19:37, “Men and brethren, let me freely speak unto you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried, and his sepulchre is with us unto this day.”  Acts 2:29. N Christ Unlimited Ministries sponsors BibleResources.org as a tax exempt non-profit ministry. - Sort By Book Order. And the beast that I saw was like a leopard; its feet were like a bear's, and its mouth was like a lion's mouth. “But Mary stood without at the sepulchre weeping: and as she wept, she stooped down, and looked into the sepulchre, 12And seeth two angels in white sitting, the one at the head, and the other at the feet, where the body of Jesus had lain.”  John 20:11:12: Christianity and Judaism discourage cremation and Islam prohibits it. Cremation urns laser engraved with Scripture verses. God does not give us rules in the Bible about burial or cremation. Christ Unlimited and BibleResources.org Newsletter & Blog Reminders delivered to your Inbox! Each Scripture verse is attractively presented in vibrant typography over gorgeous images, so you can share, pin, post, or use these hope-filled Bible verses as a desktop background to remind you of the promises from God's Word in the midst of sorrow. Another section of the scripture that has been used in ‘cremation and the Bible’ debates comes from the book of Joshua chapter 7, a passage titled ‘Achan’s Sin’. ... Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures, concerning his Son, who was descended from David according to the flesh and was declared to be the Son of God in power according to the Spirit of holiness by his resurrection from the dead, Jesus Christ our Lord, through whom we have received grace and apostleship to bring about the obedience of faith for the sake of his name among all the nations, ... Paul came also to Derbe and to Lystra. And Achish said to David, “Understand that you and your men are to go out with me in the army.” David said to Achish, “Very well, you shall know what your servant can do.” And Achish said to David, “Very well, I will make you my bodyguard for life.” Now Samuel had died, and all Israel had mourned for him and buried him in Ramah, his own city. Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy. And you shall flee as you fled from the earthquake in the days of Uzziah king of Judah. Before we draw a conclusion on this important subject, let us consider what the Bible has to say. And God separated the light from the darkness. A Christian funeral as opposed to cremation also brings closure to bereaved families as they can view and touch the body. I. Read 30 Bible verses about death. (1 Corinthians 13:3) “All go unto one place; all are of the dust, and all turn to dust again.”  Ecclesiastes 3:20, “And many of them that sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt.”  Daniel 12:2. Here are scriptures that record how people were buried, both in the Old Testament and the New Testament. To view titles or purchase those books visit our bookstore. Give strong drink to the one who is perishing, and wine to those in bitter distress; let them drink and forget their poverty and remember their misery no more. Adjoining the territory of Manasseh, from the east side to the west, Ephraim, one portion. According to early health guidelines issued by the Sri Lankan Health Ministry, the body of a person who has died from Covid should not be washed or touched but placed in a sealed bag in a coffin. And Saul gathered all Israel, and they encamped at Gilboa. God will resurrect his people at the second coming. And if anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire. ‣ ‣ Y (I think of the horrible tragedy of the destruction of so many lives during 9/11 and how all the families where awaiting some trace of their loved ones to be found in the rubble and they struggled with closure because there was none.). So they took the body of Jesus and bound it in linen cloths with the spices, as is the burial custom of the Jews. ‣ Before I go any further, let me say now, that even if you had a loved one cremated or know a Christian who was cremated; it will not affect their eternal destiny. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. And he said to him, “Truly, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.”. 17 Bible Verses about Cremation Genesis 3:19 ESV / 121 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread, till you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” A Christian funeral also gives the family and those who mourn an opportunity to release their sorrow and many times when they are allowed to view the body of a deceased person that is the moment they are touched by God to give their life to Christ. Although the Bible does not specifically speak to the subject of cremation, we do find in the Word of God that only the heathen tribes cremated people (burned their bodies with fire after death), while the Jews always buried bodies in graves in the ground, or entombed their dead in a cave or in an sepulcher, similar to our modern day mausoleums. Then Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah, saying, “So may the gods do to me and more also, if I do not make your life as the life of one of them by this time tomorrow.” Then he was afraid, and he arose and ran for his life and came to Beersheba, which belongs to Judah, and left his servant there. ‣ T However, there are several scriptures throughout the Bible that speak of burning the body, such as the two below. Bible verses related to Cremation from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance. The rest of the dead did not come to life until the thousand years were ended. Enjoy 374 selections of the best Inspirational Audio Bible Verses from the King James Version Bible. Christians believe that God is all powerful and that all things are possible with God. She will start chemo next week for breast cancer. ‣ U On that day his feet shall stand on the Mount of Olives that lies before Jerusalem on the east, and the Mount of Olives shall be split in two from east to west by a very wide valley, so that one half of the Mount shall move northward, and the other half southward. For this perishable must put on the imperishable, and this mortal must put on immortality. And many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep were raised, and coming out of the tombs after his resurrection they went into the holy city and appeared to many. So the churches were strengthened in the faith, and they increased in numbers daily. Achan (who was the son of Kamri) and his family were stoned to death and cremated. S “Dust to dust, ashes to ashes." Therefor much of what the bible says requires a bit of delving deeper into since the verses … M Funeral Bible Verses for Grandfather Philippians 3:20-21 For our citizenship is in heaven, from where we also wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, 21 who will change the body of our humiliation to be conformed to the body of his glory, according to the working by which he is able even to subject all things to himself. ... Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. Genesis 3:19 - In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou [art], and unto dust shalt thou return. ‣ The Roman Catholic Church discourages cremation; as they believe the body is holy and should be treated with honor and respect and felt that cremation constituted a denial of the resurrection of the body. Then Death and Hades were thrown into the lake of fire. Nicodemus also, who earlier had come to Jesus by night, came bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about seventy-five pounds in weight. I am not strong enough to dig, and I am ashamed to beg. Then the Lord my God will come, and all the holy ones with him. And he called him and said to him, ‘What is this that I hear about you? ‣ J And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and though I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profits me nothing. Bible Verses About Love from the New Testament John 3:16 For God so loved the world, as to give his only begotten Son; that whosoever believeth in him, may not perish, but may have life everlasting. I Jesus, Himself, was buried in a tomb. So Joseph died, being 110 years old. ... “Woe to my worthless shepherd, who deserts the flock! Then the Lord will go out and fight against those nations as when he fights on a day of battle. There was an attitude that, not only was the passing of someone a solemn event that included stewardship of a person’s body, but it also was to be a demonstration of the glory of God when a saint went home to be with the Lord. And you shall flee to the valley of my mountains, for the valley of the mountains shall reach to Azal. O death, where is your victory? There are, however, biblical examples of how Christians were buried recorded in the Bible. Praise him with trumpet sound; praise him with lute and harp! Publication date: Jun 7, 2019. “And after this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.”  Genesis 23:19, “The field which Abraham purchased of the sons of Heth: there was Abraham buried, and Sarah his wife.”  Genesis 25:10, “There they buried Abraham and Sarah his wife; there they buried Isaac and Rebekah his wife; and there I buried Leah.”  Genesis 49:31, “Let thy servant, I pray thee, turn back again, that I may die in mine own city, and be buried by the grave of my father and of my mother. Let his arm be wholly withered, his right eye utterly blinded!”. 1 John 3:2 ESV / 3 helpful votes Just as Jesus was resurrected and now has an eternal physical body, the saints of all ages are promised this same existence at the second coming of the Lord. Cremation, though, remains non-negotiable and has been condemned by Muslim leaders throughout the world, including Sri Lanka. V O death, where is your sting?” The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law; but thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:50-57 (NASV). The one who prophesies is greater than the one who speaks in tongues, unless someone interprets, so that the church may be built up. The Patriarchs of the Bible were “careful.” High Places Cremation All the priests of the high places who were there he slaughtered on the altars and burned human bones on them; then he returned to Jerusalem. They came to life and reigned with Christ for a thousand years. He also said to the disciples, “There was a rich man who had a manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was wasting his possessions. Cremation was practiced in biblical times, but it was not commonly practiced by the Israelites or by New Testament believers. Then I was given a measuring rod like a staff, and I was told, “Rise and measure the temple of God and the altar and those who worship there, but do not measure the court outside the temple; leave that out, for it is given over to the nations, and they will trample the holy city for forty-two months. The Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intention of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. The Jews in Jesus’ day continued with the same tradition and so did the New Testament Christians. All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. We can clearly see in the Bible the tradition of the Israelites, God’s chosen people, was to always bury their dead and never to burn dead bodies, as the heathen round about them did. And I will grant authority to my two witnesses, and they will prophesy for 1,260 days, clothed in sackcloth.” These are the two olive trees and the two lampstands that stand before the Lord of the earth. Adjoining the territory of Asher, from the east side to the west, Naphtali, one portion. In those days the Philistines gathered their forces for war, to fight against Israel. When man began to multiply on the face of the land and daughters were born to them, the sons of God saw that the daughters of man were attractive. C In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. May the sword strike his arm and his right eye! Cremation seems to be a sensible answer to the limited number of available gravesites and the rising cost of burial. This is the first resurrection. Lately, more Christians are becoming open to the idea of cremation and are embracing this means of disposing of the bodies of their loved ones for a number of reasons. ‣ And many of those who sleep in the dust of the earth shall awake, some to everlasting life, and some to shame and everlasting contempt. As Christians, we need to approach this delicate subject with a different mindset as the cheapest and easiest option is not always the right one. Cite this page: Editor: Stephen Smith. Blog, A ‣ When cremation was practiced, it showed contempt for the person (e.g., Achan, who disobeyed God and brought defeat to the Israelites—see Joshua 7:25). Then I saw thrones, and seated on them were those to whom the authority to judge was committed. Praise him for his mighty deeds; praise him according to his excellent greatness! Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when he appears we shall be like him, because we shall see him as he is. Your home for hope, the best hymns, encouraging verses, and Bible teaching. It is rather written so that in the future those who have had questions about this topic of cremation may want to seek the Lord and pray how He would lead you to bury your dead or leave instructions as to how you want to be buried. However, there are Christian practices and heathen practices and in our day because of a lack of knowledge, some in the church have adopted heathen practices in numerous areas, besides just the practice of cremation. It just states what our ultimate destination is. Now the… For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my… For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power… For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good… So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of… And I saw a beast rising out of the sea, with ten horns and seven heads, with ten diadems on its horns and blasphemous names on its heads. Eventually, we will all return to dust whether we are buried or cremated. Paul wanted Timothy to accompany him, and he took him and circumcised him because of the Jews who were in those places, for they all knew that his father was a Greek. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. They always talk of a person’s name when mentioning burial. The believer will one day receive a new body (1 Cor. Verses About Cremation in the Bible The following verses mention about the practice of cremation. W There is no command to bury, and there is no prohibition to cremate. And they took as their wives any they chose. 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.”. So because of the Jewish day of Preparation, since the tomb was close at hand, they laid Jesus there. Betty Miller has written several books on other topics as well. They embalmed him, and he was put in a coffin in Egypt. This being the case, the practice of burial has always been the biblical tradition and the church was united in this practice until the middle of the 19th century. A Christian burial site also affords the family to visit the place of burial so they can come back to it for a time of reflection and memory of that loved one. “These are the names of the tribes: Beginning at the northern extreme, beside the way of Hethlon to Lebo-hamath, as far as Hazar-enan (which is on the northern border of Damascus over against Hamath), and extending from the east side to the west, Dan, one portion. Given below are a few Bible verses about cremation Genesis 3:19 “By the sweat of your face you shall eat bread, till you return to the ground, for out of it you were taken; for you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” 1 Corinthians 13:3 ‣ What does the Bible say about cremation? Contact me: openbibleinfo (at) gmail.com. Topical Bible Psalm 103:15-17 is a Bible passage that gives us a great perspective on cremation -- or on any other burial practice: As for man, his days are like grass, He flourishes like a flower of the field; Now I want you all to speak in tongues, but even more to prophesy. The Christian ceremony tends to include a church service and one at the grave. God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. Praise him with tambourine and dance; praise him with strings and pipe! In general, I find there are no explicit verses in the bible that promote or denounce the act of cremation. The Philistines assembled and came and encamped at Shunem. Many of the heathen nations around the Israelites traditionally cremated their dead. As we finish examining what the Bible says about cremation let's consider the following: 1. Behold, I tell you a mystery; we will not all sleep, but we will all be changed, in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet; for the trumpet will sound, and the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed. 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. O You can find others under the “Cremation Bible verses: King James Version (KJV)” section. This was because … The bible doesn’t forbid cremation in the New Testament, neither favoring nor restricting the procedure. Topic: What the Bible Says About Cremation – Burial vs. Cremation Half of the city shall go out into exile, but the rest of the people shall not be cut off from the city. There are, however, biblical examples of how Christians were buried recorded in the Bible. According to Christianity, cremation does not prevent Resurrection. Some have become environmentalists and are concerned about the lack of burial plots as space has become less available in cemeteries in certain locations. We notice from all the above scriptures from the Bible that the reference is made to burying “people”, not a reference to burying “bodies or corpses”. However, we should pray about how our lives can bring glory to God at the finish of our lives, as well as during our time on this earth. Q This is demonstrated in the Old Testament, as well as the New Testament. It was basically a stone room with a stone coffin where a body lies. Bible Verses about Creation - In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. H And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. “Now I say this, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable. In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. And just as it is appointed for man to die once, and after that comes judgment. A Christian funeral or memorial service should focus on the gospel and invite the attendees to think about their heavenly destination and even offer an altar call to the lost to give their lives to the Lord while they are yet alive as one day they too will face death. Adjoining the territory of Dan, from the east side to the west, Asher, one portion. What Does the Bible Say about Cremation? Cremation Bible Verses KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) What does the Bible say about Cremation? P And he seized the dragon, that ancient serpent, who is the devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years, and threw him into the pit, and shut it and sealed it over him, so that he might not deceive the nations any longer, until the thousand years were ended. And there was evening and there was morning, the first day. K Many of the heathen nations around the Israelites traditionally cremated their dead. ... Jesus said to her, “Do not cling to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father; but go to my brothers and say to them, ‘I am ascending to my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.’”. But when this perishable will have put on the imperishable, and this mortal will have put on immortality, then will come about the saying that is written, “Death is swallowed up in victory. ‣ The mighty chiefs shall speak of them, with their helpers, out of the midst of Sheol: ‘They have come down, they lie still, the uncircumcised, slain by the sword.’. It’s true that burial was the common practice in the Bible, and cremation was rare. (1 Corinthians 15:35-55, excerpt verses 42-44; 54-55, NLT) "For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first." Listen to a single verse or a selection of inspirational verses. For I will gather all the nations against Jerusalem to battle, and the city shall be taken and the houses plundered and the women raped. When cremation was practiced in the Bible, it showed contempt of … Some feel there are fewer decisions that need to be made, so cremation is easier. Then the Lord said, “My Spirit shall not abide in man forever, for he is flesh: his days shall be 120 years.” The Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of man and they bore children to them. ‣ Some do not want the issue and cost of transportation when the body is away from home. As they went on their way through the cities, they delivered to them for observance the decisions that had been reached by the apostles and elders who were in Jerusalem. Funerals are meant for the living as a chance to celebrate the life of their loved ones who have passed. … For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. Here are 5 verses related to Cremation. Find a cremation provider Does cremation prevent Resurrection? What does the Bible Say about Cremation? Should a Christian choose cremation as a burial plan? These verses show, the bible does not explicitly promote burial or cremation. So Christians have some freedom in choosing between the two. For I have not lived in a house since the day I brought up Israel to this day, but I have gone from tent to tent and from dwelling to dwelling. However, their spirits will go to either heaven or hell awaiting a day when they receive their resurrected bodies. This is the second death, the lake of fire. These were the mighty men who were of old, the men of renown. Also I saw the souls of those who had been beheaded for the testimony of Jesus and for the word of God, and those who had not worshiped the beast or its image and had not received its mark on their foreheads or their hands. ‣ ‣ One thing the Bible is very clear about is the fact that once a man’s body dies the body itself will eventually return to dust regardless of how they die. And they worshiped the dragon, for he had given his authority to the beast, and they worshiped the beast, saying, “Who is like the beast, and who can fight against it?” And the beast was given a mouth uttering haughty and blasphemous words, and it was allowed to exercise authority for forty-two months. After these things Joseph of Arimathea, who was a disciple of Jesus, but secretly for fear of the Jews, asked Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus, and Pilate gave him permission. Although, the scripture does not forbid cremation; neither does it condone it. Here is a call for the endurance of the saints, those who keep the commandments of God and their faith in Jesus. The verses cited in this article and the two companion articles show what the bible says about cremation. ... Then I saw an angel coming down from heaven, holding in his hand the key to the bottomless pit and a great chain. The Bible does not have any commands or laws against cremation. Funeral homes price cremation cheaper than the traditional casket and burial costs and they recommend this method if expenses are a concern, so bereaved people just go that way. But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness and came and sat down under a broom tree. The Bible does not make reference directly to cremation. What the Bible Says about Life after Death, Listen to 365 Important Audio Bible Readings, Download/Read Foreign Bibles by YouVersion, Inspirational Bible Study Books in Paperback and Kindle Editions, Complimentary Overcoming Life Series Bible Study Downloads, The Influence of the Bible in American Culture, What the Bible Says About Life After Death, What the Bible Says about Cremation – Burial vs. Cremation, Deception of End Times: Revelations and End Times, What the Bible Says about Overcoming Time Wasters, What the Bible Says about Unclean Thoughts. And to it the dragon gave his power and his throne and great authority. Personally, though, I wouldn’t worry about cremation in the absence of such motives. And if anyone would harm them, fire pours from their mouth and consumes their foes. We can plan and save for a Christian burial and leave a last will and testament outlining our beliefs so that when we have each finished our race here on this earth, we can still have a witness at the end of our lives. Now in the place where he was crucified there was a garden, and in the garden a new tomb in which no one had yet been laid. G A disciple was there, named Timothy, the son of a Jewish woman who was a believer, but his father was a Greek. 2 Chronicles 16:14 : The Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament) has a few references to the disposal by burning in fire. Related Topics: What the Bible Says About Life After Death; The Bible’s Answer to Salvation; Choices (How They Create Our Future); Scripture Prayer for Fear and Anxiety; Forgiveness; Repentance; Healing; Scripture Prayer for Healing, Click here for a listing of all Topics covered in our Bible Answer Page. Comforting Bible Verses Here is a collection of beautiful and comforting Bible verses. The word comes from the Latin sepulcrum, which means “burial place”. Just about any of our cremation urns can become a Scripture verse urn when you select your own custom engraved inscription.If you need some ideas to get you So cremation isn't a strange or wrong practice-it merely accelerates the natural process of oxidation. It should communicate the hope of the church which is the future bodily resurrection. 15:42-49; 1 Thess. When Saul saw the army of the Philistines, he was afraid, and his heart trembled greatly. Some romanticize saving the ashes of their loved one to be distributed in some emotional setting getting their cues from some movie they have seen. Bible verses are read as the departed’s body is lowered in the ground. Turn in the account of your management, for you can no longer be manager.’ And the manager said to himself, ‘What shall I do, since my master is taking the management away from me? So he came and took away his body. ‣ Donate. (Psalm 139:14) 2. How sad it was to see no dignity given the dead. What does The Bible say about cremation? 4:13-18; Job 19:25-26), thus the state of what remains of the old body is unimportant. This article is not written to bring condemnation to any who have had loved ones cremated, as we understand the lack of knowledge on this subject and the stress of the moment and the lack of means for a burial could have led you and the family to that decision. He was well spoken of by the brothers at Lystra and Iconium. ‣ ‣ God is able to gather up the ashes of any person’s body and recreate it into a new body no matter how scattered they are upon the face of the earth, so just leave that to the Lord and know if your loved ones knew the Lord as their personal savior, then they are now in heaven, awaiting their new bodies at the second coming of the Lord. ... Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword. 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