go to (one's) glory

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go to (one's) glory

euphemism To die. I'm so sorry to be the one to tell you this, but Grandma went to her glory this morning.
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go to glory

die or be destroyed.
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Well Ol' Ma Murphy's gone to glory but it wouldn't work today.
One is not necessarily looking for members of the faithful who have gone to glory, but for some insight as to where memorial donations are directed.