The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America funeral service outline is also referred to as Burial of the Dead.
The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA) is mainland Protestant with headquarters in Chicago, IL. The ELCA officially came into existence on January 1, 1988, by the merging of three churches. There are small and large Lutheran churches throughout the United States.
The order of service can be further personalized and noted inside a funeral service program. The specific prayers and words, readings, sermon title, prayers, and creed can also be noted in title or in its entirety. Use our funeral program templates to contain your ceremony flow. We make it easy by providing you a pre-designed layout ready to contain your personalized information. Just copy and paste the order of service below and your done!
Burial of the Dead
- At the Entrance to the Church (Prayer and words)
- Liturgy of the Word
- Prayers and 1-2 readings from Scripture, including the Gospel