From the joy of naming a child or blessing a home to the sadness of ending a marriage or the dignity of a simple funeral, here are the words and settings needed to value and commemorate life's transitions and milestones. "e;Rituals for Life, Love, and Loss"e; provides rituals and meditations for today's world, for times of celebration and commitment, for new beginnings, and for periods of grief. Dorothy McRae-McMahon, internationally renowned for her work with ritual, has created meaningful ceremonies for all people, regardless of their faith. Presented in three parts -- Celebrations, Changes, and Letting Go -- these rituals are comprised of simple, direct language and include guidance for what to say, suggestions for music, and ideas for group participation and incorporating symbolic objects. "e;Rituals for Life, Love, and Loss"e; is for everyone who wishes to mark and honor those significant occasions along life's journey.
Rituals for Life, Love, and Loss
Turner Publishing Company
Mind, Body & Spirit /