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Methodists: Death and Dying
A look at the Methodist tradition with regards to death and dying.
# 125788 | 5,000 words | 91 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Religion and Theology (Christianity)

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This paper examines the history of Methodism, with an emphasis on death and dying and the evolution of the Methodist funeral through the years since Wesley.

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"The Methodist tradition has much to say about death and dying. Both in Methodist history and in Methodism's beliefs about death, dying and the afterlife, the religion is one that addresses the prospect of death positively. Believing Methodists view death as an entrance to heaven and a blissful eternal life in the presence of God rather than as a passage to be feared. Nevertheless, from its early beginnings under John Wesley, the Methodist tradition, particularly with reference to funerals, has evolved substantially. This paper..."

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