CLASSIC EPITAPHS

CL-1
The soul that suffers is stronger than the soul that rejoices.

CL-2
Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into Heaven.

CL-3
Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts, not amid joy.

CL-4
What seems to us but dim funeral tapers may be Heaven's distant lamps.

CL-5
Death is the golden key that opens the palace of Eternity.

CL-6
There is a sweet job that comes to us through sorrow.

CL-7
Earth hath no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal.

CL-8
Heaven, the treasury of everlasting joy.

CL-9
Death is not foe, but an inevitable adventure.

CL-10
Every man's life is a plan of God.

CL-11
The acts of this life are the destiny of the next.

CL-12
Sorrows are like tall angels with star-crowns in their hair.

CL-13
The heart of him who truly loves is a paradise on Earth.

CL-14
Mutual love, the crown of all our bliss.

CL-15
To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.

CL-16
Humble love, and not proud science, keeps the door of Heaven.

CL-17
The greatest attribute of Heaven is mercy.

CL-18
Mercy to him that shows it, is the rule.

CL-19
Nature's loving proxy, the watchful mother.

CL-20
Dust thou art returnest, was not spoken of the soul.

CL-21
The kiss of the sun for pardon, the song of the birds for mirth,
One's nearer God's heart in a garden, than anywhere else on Earth.

CL-22
Till the master of all good workmen shall set us to work anew.

CL-23
The end and the reward of toil is rest.

CL-24
In His will is our peace.

CL-25
Safe in the hallowed quiets of the past.

CL-26
Music, when soft voices die, vibrates in the memory.

CL-27
Each lonely scene shall thee restore.

CL-28
Things past belong to memory alone, things future are the property of hope.

CL-29
Yet in this heart's most sacred place, thou, alone, shall dwell forever.

CL-30
.....There hath pass'd away a glory from the earth.

CL-31
Joy, joy forever! - My task is done - the gates are pass'd and Heaven is won.

CL-32
Loving memories last forever

CL-33
Ours for a little while, with Jesus forever

CL-34
I knew when I met you an adventure was going to happen

CL-35
Too well loved to ever be forgotten

CL-36
Love is eternal

CL-37
Gone, but not forgotten

CL-38
Love never ends

CL-39
Until we meet again

CL-40
What we keep in memory is ours unchanged forever

CL-41
To live in the hearts of others is not to die

CL-42
In God's care

CL-43
Rest is thine, sweet memory ours

CL-44
Rest in peace

CL-45
To die is gain

CL-46
Forever in our hearts

CL-47
Wonderful was your love for us

CL-48
Home with God

CL-49
In loving memory

CL-50
Great love lives on

CL-51
We love you always

CL-52
Always in our hearts

CL-53
An inspiration to all

CL-54
Love makes memory eternal

CL-55
Where there is great love there are always miracles

CL-56
Always loving, always loved

CL-57
A friend to many and sadly missed

CL-58
Our love is love forever

CL-59
Precious are the memories of (name)

CL-60
An inspiration to all

CL-61
Step softly, a dream lies buried here

CL-62
With Christ in heaven

CL-63
One worthy of remembrance

CL-64
Generous of heart, constant of faith.

CL-65
I have fought the good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.

CL-66
Trust in God

CL-67
Where there is great love there are always miracles

Biblical Epitaphs

Bbl-1
Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil.

Bbl-2
Believe on Him to life everlasting.

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The righteous shall go into life eternal.

Bbl-4
He shall receive in the world to come, eternal life.

Bbl-5
Whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have eternal life.

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Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God.

Bbl-7
He that endureth to the end shall be saved.

Bbl-8
Thy remembrance shall endure into all generations.

Bbl-9
The Lord given him rest from all his enemies.

Bbl-10
I thank my God upon every remembrance of you

Bbl-11
I rejoice in thy salvation.

Bbl-12
He that believeth in the Son hath everlasting life.

Bbl-13
The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want.

Bbl-14
Blessed is the man who maketh the Lord his trust.

Bbl-15
Blessed are they that mourn; for they shall be comforted.

Bbl-16
Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden.

Bbl-17
This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.

Bbl-18
Sleep on now, and take your rest.

Bbl-19
......Well done, thou good and faithful servant.

Bbl-20
I am the resurrection and the life; he that believeth in me.

Bbl-21
I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.

Bbl-22
Though he were dead yet shall he live.

Bbl-23
...All things work together for good to them that love God.

Bbl-24
This is the promise....the life everlasting.

Bbl-25
Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, Believe also in me

Bbl-26
For of such is the kingdom of heaven.

Bbl-27
The Lord watch between me and thee, while we are absent, one from other.

Bbl-28
God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him.

Bbl-29
Be thou faith unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.

Bbl-30
For with thee is the foundation of life: in the light shall we see light.

Bbl-31
...Not my will, but thine be done.

Bbl-32
Greater love than this no one has, that one lay down his life for his friends.

Bbl-33
See, I will not forget you - I have carved you in the palm of my hand.

Bbl-34
The Lord hath given him rest from all his enemies.

Bbl-35
...be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life.

Children's Epitaphs

Children-1
Our precious angel

Children-2
Sleep, my little one, sleep

Children-3
Children are a heritage of the Lord

Children-4
Asleep in Jesus

Children-5
Remembering a tiny angel

Children-6
Gone to be an angel

Children-7
"He carries the lamb in his bosom."

Children-8
So small, so sweet, so soon

Children-9
God's gift to us - our gift to God

Children-10
"Suffer little children to come unto Me."

Children-11
Gone so soon

Children-12
Lord, we give you our littlest angel

Children-13
Our baby sunshine

Children-14
I pray the Lord my soul to keep

Children-15
In God's care

Men's Epitaphs

Men-1
He has kept the faith

Men-2
He touched the lives of many

Men-3
Gone fishin'

Men-4
A gentle man

Men-5
He loved everyone

Men-6
He loved and was loved

Women's Epitaphs

Women-1
She has kept the faith

Women-2
She loved and was loved

Women-3
God's greatest gift returned to God - my mother

Women-4
O. Lord I put her in your hands

Women-5
A gentle woman

Women-6
She loved everyone

Women-7
She concealed her tears but shared her smiles

Women-8
She walked in beauty

Women-9
If our love could have saved her, she would not have died

Women-10
When she left, it seemed like the ceasing of exquisite music

Women-11
To know her was to love her

Women-12
Sweet in her ways, observant in her mitzvas

Women-13
Let her own works praise her at the gates

Women-14
She passed through glory's morning gate and walked in paradise

Women-15
She served and kept the faith

Women-16
She loved people and laughter

Women-17
A woman of virtue, kindness and modesty

Women-18
Her children rise up and call her blessed

Women-19
May she be remembered as she remembered others

Women-20
She gave so much and asked so little

Women-21
A tender mother and a faithful friend

Women-22
While she lives cherised in our memories she is never far away