Updated CCCB edition of Order of Christian Funerals available

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Order Christian Funerals CoverThe updated edition of the Order of Christian Funerals approved for use in Canada is now available for purchase from CCCB Publications. Having recently received recognitio from the Holy See, this newest Canadian edition of the Order of Christian Funerals includes the revised texts from the Roman Missal, the NRSV texts of the Scripture readings, and new musical Psalm settings set to the NRSV translation of the Psalms. The musical settings are from the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) series entitled Psalms: Sundays and Solemnities.

The Order of Christian Funerals – Updated Edition provides the complete Funeral Rites for Adults and for Children including Vigils and Related Rites and Prayers; the Funeral Mass; the Funeral Liturgy outside of Mass; and the Committal. Each copy of the new edition of the ritual book contains a separate laminated card with the Short Rite of Committal that those officiating at burials can use in inclement weather.

The updated edition can be ordered online
by email publi@cccb.ca or by phone (1-800-769-1147).