Posts Tagged ‘care for the dying’

What Lies Beyond

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Tweet Share40 Pin2 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble It is a common experience for people when going to a viewing at a funeral home, thinking how unreal it seems, to look upon the utter stillness and silence of the deceased.  Lying before them is the person they knew and yet it is not.   […] [Read more]

Protecting the Gift of Life until Natural Death

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Tweet Share71 Pin4 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Death comes for us all, but it is not for us to decide the hour, we are not the arbiters of life and death. Despite all its limitations and hardships, life on this earth is always a precious gift, the first of many blessings that […] [Read more]

“God of mercy, hear our prayers and be merciful to your child, whom you have called from this life”

Monday, November 11th, 2013

Tweet Share69 Pin6 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble None of us like to be sick or injured ourselves, and it is painful when our loved ones are sick or hurt, especially when they are dying. In faith and prayer, we know that in his compassion, Jesus suffers with the one who is dying […] [Read more]