Gauteng pastor Siva Moodley was finally buried 579 days after he died. And this was because his family was waiting for his resurrection.
Photos of his funeral was shared on social media earlier this week.
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Moodley’s body had been kept at a Johannesburg mortuary since his death on August 15, 2021.
HIS BODY HAS BEEN KEPT AT A MORTUARY SINCE AUGUST 2021
The 53-year-old Moodley proclaimed that he could raise people from the dead. He is the founder of The Miracle Centre in the north of Johannesburg.
Moodley died after falling ill.
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LOOK AT THESE PHOTOS OF HIS FUNERAL:
According to reports, his family and members of the church used to visit the funeral home to pray for his resurrection.
MOODLY PROCLAIMED THAT HE COULD RAISE PEOPLE FROM THE DEAD
It was reported that funeral home manager Martin du Toit lodged an application with the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court to grant him permission to have Moodley buried or cremated.
He said they were forced to approach the Master of the High Court in Johannesburg to get an order to have him buried.
HE DIED AFTER FALLING ILL
“We are awaiting that decision and hope to have him buried by the end of this year. The family last came to the funeral home within three to four weeks after his death to sign paperwork to register his death at Home Affairs,”
Du Toit said.
He said they had also not received any payment for storing his remains.
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