Posts Tagged ‘Anointing of the Sick’

Preparing for the Grace of a Good Death

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Once, when called to anoint an elderly parishioner, I greeted her and asked if she was ready to receive the sacrament.  She responded with a faint but real smile, “Yes, Father, but you will have to help my children understand that I am dying. God is calling me home.” She was ready, as many seniors […] [Read more]