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And they shall come at no dead person to defile themselves: but for father, or for mother, or for son, or for daughter, for brother, or for sister that hath had no husband, they may defile themselves.
Then the Lord said to Moses, “Speak to the priests, the sons of Aaron, and say to them:‘
No one shall defile himself for a dead person among his people,
No man of the descendants of Aaron, who is a leper or who has a discharge, may eat of the holy gifts until he is clean. And if one touches anything made unclean by a corpse or if a man has a seminal emission,
Another of the disciples said to Him, “Lord, permit me first to go and bury my father.”
And He said to another,
“ But he said, “Lord, permit me first to go and bury my father.” Follow Me.”
2 Corinthians 5:16
Therefore from now on we recognize no one
according to the flesh; even though we have known Christ according to the flesh, yet now we know Him in this way no longer.
1 Thessalonians 4:13
we do not want you to be uninformed, brethren, about those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve as do the rest who have no hope.