Memorial Day 2016 Facts: 13 Things To Know About The History, Origin Of The Holiday
Some Scripture MemorialsMemorial of the Passover
Exodus 12:14 And this day shall be unto you for a memorial; and ye shall keep it a feast to the Lord throughout your generations; ye shall keep it a feast by an ordinance for ever.
Memorial of crossing Jordan
Joshua 4:7 then ye shall answer them, That the waters of Jordan were cut off before the ark of the covenant of the Lord; when it passed over Jordan, the waters of Jordan were cut off: and these stones shall be for a memorial unto the children of Israel for ever.
Memorial of great service
Mark 14:9 Verily I say unto you, Wheresoever this gospel shall be preached throughout the whole world, this also that she hath done shall be spoken of for a memorial of her.
Memorial of the Lord's Death
1 Corinthians 11:24 and when he had given thanks, he brake it, and said, Take, eat: this is my body, which is broken for you: this do in remembrance of me.
The Lord his own Memorial
Hosea 12:5 even the Lord God of hosts; the Lord is his memorial.