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Welcome to the Future of Death

Building a meaningful, eco-friendly, and equitable end of life

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The Problem

The way our society handles death and dying is broken in many ways.

Our Solution

The Order sees the value of critique, but focuses on solutions. We design practical resources, pursue new and amended legislation, and provide support for alternative forms of death care.

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To help you make accurate and informed decisions about death, dying, and funerals, we’ve created a wide variety of resources grounded in accurate facts, science, and history.

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What Happens to Bodies After Death

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