"Ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein."
Saturday, May 03, 2008
The sleep of death
A couple of days ago I attended a funeral in which the minister alluded to the Biblical references that compare death to sleep (e.g. Matt. 9:24; John 11:11-13). He pointed out that sleep is (1) ordinary, (2) necessary, and (3) temporary.