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Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q: Please guide me on how to administer the sacrament of the sick to someone who is suffering from Ebola, without making that person think he is rejected by his own priest. What ...read more
Articles from section "Elderly and Dying"
On the Via Caio Cestio, between the Testaccio quarter and the Egyptian pyramid, the branches of the cypresses shaken by the wind capture the attention of passers-by. Their movement seems to …read more
Chris Faddis had to learn very early about what Vatican II calls a "continuation of the marriage vocation," that is the stage of widowhood. He was married in 2006 and just a couple months …read more
Restrictions on the use of euthanasia are increasingly bent or simply eliminated. The most recent example of this is in Belgium. Prison inmate Frank Van Den Bleeken is now cleared for …read more
Saint Peter’s Square witnessed once again the embrace of the Pope Emeritus and Pope Francis. The occasion was today’s celebration of the Elderly. This Sunday morning, grandparents and elderly …read more
Here is a translation of the address Pope Francis gave at a meeting with elderly and grandparents. Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI also attended the event. * * * Dear brothers and sisters, good …read more