eternal rest

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Synonyms for eternal rest

euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)

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We wish him eternal peace and eternal rest and thank him for his invaluable service to the Filipino people," Belmonte said.
Eternal rest grant upon her O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her, may she Rest in Peace, Amen.
CBCP-ECMI offers our prayers and Holy Masses, imploring to our almighty God to grant them eternal rest and strength to their families.
Richard William LenoSOMERS/ENFIELD, CT - Richard William Leno, 90, of Somers and formerly of Enfield, entered into eternal rest Sunday, February 8, 2015 at Johnson Memorial Medical Center in Stafford.
This is the place of eternal rest of martyrs Ghassan and Uday Abu Jamal of Jabel Mukaber (neighborhood) in occupied Jerusalem, who ascended (to heaven) a month and a half ago during an operation at an occupation synagogue in occupied Jerusalem.
Calum, Olivia and Lewis xxx COLLIS Robin Tired and weary you battled on, Until at last, your strength was gone, And God alone knew what was best, He granted you eternal rest.
The bodies of popular husband and wife Jimmy and Kathleen Cuddihy were removed from the Chapel of Eternal Rest in Letterkenny, Co Donegal.
Baroness Paisley said: "My beloved husband, Ian, entered his eternal rest this morning.
The beauty of the abundance of gold artefacts is enhanced by the legend of the curse that supposedly befell those connected with opening the chambers of the tomb and disturbing the eternal rest of the young pharaoh.
A huge crowd turned up at the Chapel of Eternal Rest in Letterkenny, Co Donegal, for the removal Mass of Jolene ( Jody), 28, and Angie, 27, Brogan.
A father of three children Sinan's family, colleagues, Amasya Governor Abdil Celil, Turkish Interior Minister Muammer GE-ler, Turkish Chief Police Constable Mehmet Kylyclar and Somalia's Ambassador in Turkey Mursal Sheyh attended the official ceremony before he was put to his eternal rest.
A state funeral for one, eternal rest beneath the apple tree for another, and a hole in the flowerbed for the third.
The head of the Djehuty Project concludes: "Unlike what the rest of courtiers of his time did, around 1470 BC, Djehuty did not place his tomb in the surrounding area of Deir el-Bahari, where the Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut was erected, but he chose the hill of Dra Abu el-Naga for his eternal rest, half kilometer further to the north, because that's where the members of the 17th Dynasty were buried".
They have set sail to the land of Grace and so They have reached the realm of God and sleep in their eternal rest," the placard reads.
Would, "I smited the creature to its eternal rest with one merciful pull of the trigger" (gag