Funeral Music

Funeral Music Suggestions
The music at funerals should support, console, and uplift the participants and should help to create in them a spirit of hope in Christ’s victory over death and in the Christian’s share in that victory. (Order of Christian Funerals, 32)

To aid in the planning of your loved one’s funeral, a list of music is provided below. Click on the title to listen to a sample of the music. You will be directed to a Publisher’s website. Once you arrive there, look for a “listen,” “listen preview,” “play” icon or simply click on the title. When you are done listening, use the back button of your browser to return to this page.

Entrance Hymn & Song of Praise (Choose two from this category)

10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord) by Matt Redman

Be Not Afraid by Bob Dufford

Blest Are They by David Haas

Canticle of the Sun by Marty Haugen

City of God by Dan Schutte

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For all the SaintsTune: SINE NOMINE

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Gather Us Inby Marty Haugen

Here I Am, Lord by Dan Schutte

I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say Tune: KINGSFOLD

I Know that My Redeemer Lives by Scott Soper

I Want to Walk As a Child of the Light

Joyful, Joyful We Adore You Tune: HYMN TO JOY

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Lord of All Hopefulness Tune: SLANE

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We Will Rise Again by David Haas

We Shall Rise Again by Jeremy Young

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Suggested Psalms (Choose one from this category)

Psalm 23

The Lord is My Shepherd by Josh Blakesley

Shepherd Me, O God by Marty Haugen

Shepherd of My Heart

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Psalm 25

To You, O Lord by Marty Haugen 

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Psalm 27

The Lord Is My Light by David Haas 

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Psalm 62

In God Alone by David Haas

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Psalm 116

Psalm 116: The Name of God

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Psalm 103

The Lord is Kind and Mercuiful by Marty Haugen

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The Lord is Kind and Mercuiful by Jeanne Cotter

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Suggested Communion Songs(Choose one from this category)

Do Not Let Your Hearts Be Troubled by David Haas

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I Know that My Redeemer Lives by Scott Soper

In This Place

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Be Not Afraid by Bob Dufford

Blest Are They

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Eye Has Not Seen by Marty Haugen

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How Can I Keep From Singing by Robert Lowry

Select “How Can I Keep From Singing” from the list to listen

I Am the Bread of Life by Suzanne Toolan

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On Eagle’s Wings by Michael Joncas

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One Bread, One Body by John Foley 

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Prayer of St. Francis/Make Me a Channel

The Servant Song by Richard Gillard

Take and Eat by Michael Joncas 

The King of Love My Shepherd Is

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We Are Many Parts by Marty Haugen

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We Have Been Told by David Haas

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We Remember by Marty Haugen

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You Are Mine by David Haas

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Final Commendation (Choose one from this category)


Come to His/Her Aid
Saints of God

Sacred Heart Church

(320) 251-8115

2875 10th Ave NE, Sauk Rapids MN 56379

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