Does Scripture teach that cremation is an acceptable practice for believers?

The use of cremation is a practice that seems to be becoming more common and more accepted among believers. Does Scripture teach that cremation is an acceptable practice for believers?

Scripture teaches that cremation is an acceptable practice for believers.
0% (0 votes)
Scripture teaches that cremation is not an acceptable practice for believers.
13% (1 vote)
Scripture does not provide clear teaching about this subject.
75% (6 votes)
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13% (1 vote)
Total votes: 8
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josh p's picture

To the best of my knowledge, scripture does not teach about cremation one one way or the other. I do believe, however, that a biblical case can be made for burial as opposed to cremation but that is a completely different thing.