All Souls Requiem
Readings from the Burial of the Dead
Isaiah 38:10-20 - the prophet contemplates his own mortality
Psalm 143 - "Quicken me, O Lord, for thy Name's sake"
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 - do not grieve as those without hope
John 6:37-40 - Jesus will lose none of his own, and will raise them up on the last day
Cover art: “The Day of the Dead" by William Adolphe Bouguereau, 1859, oil on canvas, Musee de Beaux-Arts de Bordeaux, France