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Synonyms for requiem

a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person

a musical setting for a Mass celebrating the dead

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a Mass celebrated for the dead

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Ardal O'Hanlon helped carry the coffin from the church after the funeral mass.
28 that the instruction in the 1989 Order of Christian Funerals led many pastors to start encouraging people to offer "brief reflections in remembrance of the deceased" during the funeral Mass just before the final commendation.
This planning might include the choice of funeral directors, the wake service, time of the funeral Mass (mornings, afternoons, and evenings are all options), readings and music for the Mass, and choices of cemeteries.
ie the family said the funeral Mass will be held in St Joseph's Redemptorist Church in Dundalk at 11am and the couple will be buried immediately afterwards at St Patrick's Cemetery.
Representing President Michel Sleiman and Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati at the funeral mass was Caretaking Information Minister, Walid Daoud.
At a funeral mass on Saturday floral tributes, including white lilies and cream roses, were dedicated to "a loving and caring lady", "a wonderful person" who was "kind, caring and selfless".
A HUGE crowd, including many prominent names from the worlds of horse and greyhound racing, yesterday attended the funeral mass in Duagh, County Kerry, of Patsy Byrne, who died suddenly this week aged 64.
The funeral mass will be held at St Chad's on Wednesday, November 21, at 11.
Mike Tomlinson broke down in tears as he delivered an emotional eulogy at his wife's Catholic funeral mass.
The funeral Mass was preceded by a 15-minute eulogy by the non-Catholic Chief Justice of Ontario, Roy McMurtry, the very one who in June 2003 (then as a justice of the Ontario Court of Appeal) ruled that same-sex 'marriage' is a 'right,' and the traditional definition of marriage is unconstitutional.
Cardinal Roger Mahony will celebrate a funeral Mass today for the Rev.
Jeffrey Glick was among the many mourners at the funeral mass.
A Midland deacon, who played a leading role in the funeral Mass of Pope John Paul II, was ordained as a priest this weekend.
ROME - The funeral mass of Pope John Paul II began Friday morning at St.
They were given a chance to view the Pope's body before it was carried out of St Peter's Basilica and into the main square for the funeral Mass, which was due to begin at 9am.