Daily Archives: 22 March 2015

Lenten Reflection: God’s Voice

Eavesdropping on a divine conversation in Sunday’s gospel reading: Then a voice came from heaven, “I have glorified it and will glorify it again.” The crowd there heard it and said it was thunder; but others said, “An angel has … Continue reading

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DPPL 254: Burial and Cremation

Cremation is now permitted, but the Church reminds us of the imagery involved with the burial of a body: 254. Christian piety has always regarded burial as the model for the faithful to follow since it clearly displays how death … Continue reading

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