Weir Mac Cuish Family Funeral Home
144 Salem Street, Malden, MA 02148
A member of the Malden Community since 1896
|A reading from the second letter of Paul to the Corinthians 4:14----5:1|
What is seen is transitory; what is unseen is eternal.
We know that the one who raised the Lord Jesus will raise us also with Jesus and place us with you in his presence. Everything indeed is for you, so that the grace bestowed in abundance on more and more people may cause the thanksgiving to overflow for the glory of God.
Therefore, we are not discouraged; rather, although our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this momentary light affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison, as we look not to what is seen but to what is unseen; for what is seen is transitory, but we is unseen is eternal.
For we know that if our earthly dwelling, a tent, should be destroyed, we have a building from God, a dwelling not made with hands, eternal in heaven.
This is the Word of the Lord