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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"
The Vatican press office announced today that Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI will attend the encounter with Pope Francis and the elderly this Sunday morning in St. Peter’s Square. The encounter …read more
Here is the text of a declaration made by Archbishop Silvano Tomasi to the 27th Session of the Human Rights Council, on the rights of the elderly. Archbishop Tomasi is the Holy See's …read more
The dramatic aging of the world’s population will impose a “demographic tax” on economic growth over the next two decades, warned a recent report published by Moody’s Investors Service. The …read more
About a month ago Twitter got lit up with superheroes. The actors playing the Avengers all tweeted pictures of support for a man dying of cancer, who is a lifelong comic book fan. Through a …read more
As Pope Francis made his way across St. Peter's Square in his popemobile, his security team carried an elderly woman in a wheelchair, so she could greet the Pope. Visibly moved, the woman …read more