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Religious View On Cremation: Judaism

Religious View On Cremation: Judaism

When it comes to the subject of death many religions view it in a different way. There are those who will refer to their own specific teachings on what happens after death, with varying views on what the afterlife might be. There are also those who will follow guidelines when it comes to funeral and memorial services, and they will point to scripture when helping the bereaved come to a decision about what to do with their loved one's body.
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Religious View On Cremation: Catholicism

Religious View On Cremation: Catholicism

Cremation rates have been on the rise for years. In the U.S. alone, as of 2016, over 50% of funerals were cremations. 

Many people, no matter their background, believe there are several benefits to cremation, including lower funeral costs, and sustainability, as cremation is often viewed as a more environmentally-friendly option. 

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