EARTHED in HOPE: Dying, Death and Funerals

A seminar with Rev. Alister Hendery Tuesday 30th June 2015… at the Anglican Diocesan Office Peter Mann House 1a Howden Street Green Island

Starts at 10am – concludes 2.30pm

This event is offered free to those who are interested. For any further information please contact or 03-488-0829

10am – 12 noon TOPICS:

1. Why does contemporary society deny death and how do we help people face the reality of their mortality?

2. How do we minister in a pluralistic culture where people are ‘spiritual’ but not ‘religious’?

3. How has our understanding of grief changed?

4. How do we respond to a death by suicide or the death of a child?

1pm – 3pm TOPICS:

1. What are the purposes of a funeral?

2. What is the difference between a church funeral and a celebrant-led service?

3. What are some of the basics of taking a funeral?\

4. What do we believe about life after death?

 

 

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