In remembrance of a Singapore Patriot – Joshua Benjamin Jeyaretnam (1926 – 2008)

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Photos and videos of JBJ’s Funeral service at Saint Andrew’s Cathedral, 4 October 2008, 2.30 – 3.30pm

Posted by jbjmemorial on October 5, 2008

Field report and photos by Cheng Siew Peng

Blessed is the man who perserves under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.

James 1: 12

 jbjcat01.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2pm: St Andrew’s Cathedral in the heart of SIngapore’s Central Business District

 

jbjcat02.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.10pm: Singapore girls shopping at the Bata shop opposite the Cathedral. Are they aware of JBJ’s funeral service today ?

 

jbjcat03.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.15pm: Where are the guys ? Are they here at Funan ?

 

jbjcat04.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.25pm: The road leading to St Andrew’s Cathedral.

 

jbjcat05.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.30pm: Singing of hymns at the tentage erected outside the Cathedral which is completely filled up.

 

jbjcat06.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.35pm: Singaporeans from different races and religions mourns the demise of JBJ.

 

jbjcat08.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.40pm: Inside the Cathedral.

 

jbjcat07.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

2.40pm: Philip Jeyaretnam, JBJ’s younger son, giving an eulogy of his father.

 

jbjcat09.jpg JBJ's funeral at St Andrew's Cathedral, 4 Oct 2008 picture by wayangparty

3.30pm: Rest in peace, JBJ, you have served Singaporeans well, it is time to take a good rest with the Lord.

 

Source: Wayangparty Club

 

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