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A Celebrant Funeral? What’s different about it?

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in Blog, Funerals | 0 comments

A Celebrant Funeral? What’s different about it?

by Robert Moore   What is a celebrant funeral? Above all,  celebrant funerals are about celebrating (in the best sense of that word) the life that is just past, and that is the main focus. The second focus is those who are feeling the loss of the person who has passed on. A clergyman friend of mine some time ago asked me, “What do you do or say at a non-religious funeral?” It’s a good question, which is complicated by the huge range of beliefs and worldviews held by Australians. Of course, my friend was really asking, “Without religious content, what is there to say?” The bottom line is...

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