Funeral Readings
First Reading Selections
2 Maccabees 12:43-46
Job 19:1, 23-27a
Wisdom 3:1-9 or 3:1-6, 9
Wisdom 4:7-14
Isaiah 25:6a, 7-9
Lamentations 3:17-26
Daniel 12:1-3
First Reading Selections from the NT
during the Season of Easter

Acts 10:34-43 or 10:34-36, 42-43
Revelation 7:9-10, 15-17
Revelation 14:13
Revelation 20:11—21:1
Revelation 21:1-5a, 6b-7
Responsorial Psalm Selections
Psalm 16:1-2, 7-11
Psalm 23:1-3, 4, 5, 6
Psalm 25:6+7bc, 17-18, 20-21
Psalm 27:1, 4, 7+8b+9a, 13-14
Psalm 42:2, 3, 5cdef; Psalm 43:3, 4, 5
Psalm 63:2, 3-4, 5-6, 8-9
Psalm 93
Psalm 103:8+10, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18
Psalm 116:5, 6, 10-11, 15-16ac
Psalm 122
Psalm 130:1-2, 3-4, 5-6ab, 6c-7, 8
Psalm 143:1-2, 5-6, 7ab+8ab, 10
Psalm 148

Second Reading Selections
 Romans 5:5-11
Romans 5:17-21
Romans 6:3-9 or 6:3-4, 8-9
Romans 8:14-23
Romans 8:31b-35, 37-39
Romans 14:7-9, 10c-12
1 Corinthians 15:20-24a, 25-28 or 15:20-23
1 Corinthians 15:51-57
2 Corinthians 4:14—5:1
2 Corinthians 5:1, 6-10
Ephesians 1:3-10
Philippians 3:20-21
1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
 2 Timothy 2:8-13
 1 John 3:1-2
 1 John 3:14-16
Gospel Selections
Matthew 5:1-12a
Matthew 11:25-30
Matthew 25:1-13
Matthew 25:31-46
Mark 10:13-16
Mark 15:33-39; 16:1-6 or 15:33-39
Luke 7:11-17
Luke 12:35-40
Luke 23:33, 39-43
Luke 23:44-46, 50, 52-53; 24:1-6a
    or 23:44-46, 50, 52-53
Luke 24:13-35 or 24:13-16, 28-35
John 5:24-29
John 6:37-40
John 6:51-58
John 11:17-27 or 11:21-27
John 11:32-45
John 12:23-28 or 12:23-26
 John 14:1-6
John 17:24-26
John 19:17-18, 25-29