Tagged: death

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Guest Post: Managing Life’s Winters

Guest Post by Shelli It was 16 years ago. The 21st of December was a typical New England winter day with snow and ice already making their regular appearance, and I was writing a...

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Publish Peace

How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace. Armistice Day, celebrated in the United States as Veteran’s Day, is a natural time to reflect on war and peace.  The...

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Ashes to Ashes

I recently attended and participated in my grandmother’s funeral.  She was not LDS or an active member of any church.  As a veteran, she was entitled to military honors and burial in a National...

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Death Itself Shall Die

One of my favorite hymns comes from the Sacred Harp hymnal, and is called “How Long, Dear Saviour,” also known as “Northfield.”  The original song is about the Savior and uses entirely masculine pronouns...