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Salvo 42

Salvo 42

Column: Biohazards — Topic: AbortionSalvo #42

Treasured Remains

Embryo Jewelry & the Disposal of Human Bodies by Paige Comstock Cunningham

What do we do with the remains of our loved ones? Must Christians choose burial, or is cremation an option? The topic is endlessly discussed and considered in blog posts, literature, ethics reviews, and now, even in a car commercial. In its newest campaign, Volkswagen portrays a family, including Grandmother, trekking across the U.S. with Grandpa's cremated remains, visiting places Grandpa would have wanted to see. At journey's end, a grandson pours Grandpa's ashes into the Pacific Ocean.

Cremated . . .


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