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Religious Funeral Rituals Explained

Published: July 5, 2022

In this video Brian talks about Buddhist, Catholic, Jewish, LDS (Mormon), and Eastern Orthodox funerals. He covers different items that are typically used in the funeral service, different people involved and what some of the symbols mean.

Brian talks about different Buddhist rituals and traditions you may see if you attend a Buddhist funeral. He talks about the different colors of candles present, food offerings, clothing and many other rituals you may see if you attend a Buddhist funeral.

Brian talks about different Catholic rituals and traditions you may see if you attend a Catholic funeral. He talks about the rosary and how there may be a visitation before the funeral. Brian explains about the different types of crosses, holy communion, and many other rituals you may see if you attend a Catholic funeral.

He talks about the readings that you may hear if you attend a funeral of someone who belongs to one of these religions. Brian also talked about hearing a cantor at the funeral, the procession at the graveside and many other rituals you may see if you attend an Eastern Orthodox or Russian Orthodox funeral.

Brian talks about different Jewish rituals and traditions you may see if you attend a Jewish funeral. He explains the requirements for the casket, the natural burial, and the Shiva society. Brian also talks about different requests that may be made, such as holes being made in the casket to allow for a more natural burial.

Brian talks about different Latter Day Saint/LDS funeral rituals and traditions you may see if you attend an LDS funeral. He talks about religious clothing that you may see if there is a visitation before the funeral. Brian also explains the difference between a funeral for a person who had gone through the temple and one who had not.

If you have any questions, or have another religion you would like this channel to cover, you can email Brian at info@batemanpacificview.com.

 
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