I heard a voice from heaven

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Source of text is Revelation 14:13, employed in the Order for the Burial of the Dead, Book of Common Prayer, 1549.

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I heard a voice from heaven saying unto me,
Write, From henceforth, blessed are the dead which die in the Lord:
Even so, saith the Spirit: for they rest from their labours[; and their works do follow them].

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