Augsut 24 2015

By: Jackie Hook
Monday, August 24, 2015

Funerals not only meet the basic need of caring for and moving the body to its place of disposition, but it also meets the basic need of telling the story.   When there is a death, family and friends need to tell the story of that person’s life and the community needs to tell the story of how it understands life and death.  Both of these stories are told through the ritual of funerals. 

 

 

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