What about Cremation?


#1

I understand that the Catholic Church has OK'd cremation. Does anyone know the protocol for cremation if you want to have a Catholic Church funeral?


#2

The following links should assist you in better understanding the Catholic Church's teaching on the norms for proper cremation and burial of ashes. If you have any further questions or concerns that are not answered by these links, please contact Catholic Answers directly.

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