Appropriate funeral liturgies

Appropriate funeral liturgies They must address any of the tragic circumstances surrounding a death, but also convey ...

Dancing for Dad

Dancing for Dad The pain of losing a parent can be overwhelming, but God lets us know we are loved and ...

The Catholic funeral

The Catholic funeral It is an occasion not for the bereaved to dwell on the person’s earthly life but hope ...

Why funerals matter

Why funerals matter Funerals should not be thought of as burdens, but celebrations to mark the passage ...

Proper prayers before funerals

Proper prayers before funerals The Rosary can be prayed on the evening before a funeral, but the vigil service must ...

Addressing suicide at a funeral Mass

Addressing suicide at a funeral Mass At the funeral of one who has taken his or her own life, the homily message should not ...