R.C. Sproul: Does the Bible Say Anything About Cremation?

An interesting and thoughtful piece on the practices of burial and cremation.

Anytime we consider how our behavior communicates we need to be careful. On the one hand we don’t want to be Gnostic enough to suggest that our bodies, and how we treat them are meaningless and communicate nothing. On the other hand this does not mean that anyone who ever approved or requested a cremation has self-consciously denied the gospel and affirmed Gnosticism.

Read it all.