In City of God I.12-13, Augustine offers a mini-treatise on the relation between burial and the resurrection. He begins from the fact that some Christians killed during the sack of 410 were left without burial. 283 more words
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On Tuesday I went the funeral for my friend and mentor, Mr. David Massaro. The gathering started at eleven, and lasted until one o’clock. We who were able to attend traded stories from our memories of him, laughed over his many quirks, remembered with fondness his child-like enthusiasm for life, and his passion for the works of Frederick Delius and Olaf Stapledon. 165 more words
A few days ago while assisting Mrs. Commander at the grocery store, there was a shortage of “baggers” that normally place our purchases into bags at checkout. 550 more words
The warehouse rave ended fifteen years ago. No one has come back since, and there you are, waiting for it all to start up again. The derelict warehouse still echoes with synth stabs, once shrill, but now manifest as ghosts leaking from the saturated brickwork. 1,953 more words
Elysium Space will start sending people to their final resting place on the moon.
The company has designed small metallic capsules that will hold cremated remains to be delivered to the surface of the moon, … 185 more words