This report of interviews with funeral directors will provide pastors with insight on funeral trends from the side of these professionals. More, it might serve as an impetus for useful conversations between pastors and funeral directors in their areas.
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Granquist, Mark Alan. “From the Other Side: Funeral Directors Talk about the Changing Face of Funerals.” Word & World 34, no. 1 (2014): 31–37. https://luthersem.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=rfh&AN=ATLA0001971038&site=ehost-live&scope=site.
Granquist, Mark A., "From the Other Side: Funeral Directors Talk about the Changing Face of Funerals" (2014). Faculty Publications. 81.