To tell you the truth, it was a part of our teachings in the early days, that we could not die, because it is written in the Bible that the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life, we take it to mean literally, that we just could not die. So, we all preached that doctrine in the early days, when we were young people, because it is written in the bible, and the elders who were before us encouraged it, because that was what they also learned from they who were before them, as well as the bible.
Then as the years went by, many Rastafasri people passed away, but members of the organization, refused to take chare of their remains, and have it buried with dignity. It is getting a little better now, because there are some Rastafari People, not much of them, who will act as Priests or Ministers, and do the rites over the remains, and see to it, that it is buried with memories, of the liberation works of the brother or sister who has passed, being proclaimed. I am not worried about it, because I do know that as time goes by, we all will have to face the realties, that people will be born in this world, and the time will come, when each of us will pass away. I only created this post, just to see, how many people would like to talk about this subject, and up to now, it is clear that there are not many. The journey of life continues. Take the best car of yourself and your people.
Again I send many oceans of blessings and self determination to African people everywhere
ONE BLACK HEART ONE BLACK LOVE
Baba Ras Marcus.
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