Funeral prayers are faith based words that are lifted up to God during a time of loss. These funeral prayers may serve the purpose of providing comfort and encouragement through a time of grief or sorrow. Funeral prayers can be long or short and are often incorporated in a religious funeral or memorial service ceremony. Often the officiant will lead the funeral attendees in a moment of prayer or it can also be done with a moment of silence.

We've collected a library of common or traditional funeral prayers that can be used within the funeral program or read aloud in the service.