‘It is the will of God that the memory of the saints be honoured on earth when they are dead.’ It is some part of his favour which he hath promised to them. “The memory of the just is blessed: but the name of the wicked shall rot.” (Prov 10:7)
Richard Baxter and William Orme, The Practical Works of the Rev. Richard Baxter, vol. 5 (London: James Duncan, 1830), 225.
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial in Colleville-sur-Mer, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France, Photo by Myrabella / Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=25098016
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