Now faith is
the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things
not seen. For by it the people of old received their
commendation. By faith we understand that the universe was
created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not
made out of things that are visible. By faith Abel offered
to God a more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, through which
he was commended as righteous, God commending him by
accepting his gifts. And through his faith, though he died,
he still speaks ...
Hebrews 11:1-40 ESV
Bereavement Presentation Series.
February – April 2014 at St. Mary’s Parish, Greensburg