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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: Is it licit to mingle the ashes of several persons and to put them in one urn for one funeral? What are the Church's rules in regard to this case? -- W.G., Denver, Colorado ...read more
Articles from section "Elderly and Dying"
Here is a Vatican Radio translation of the homilly Francis gave Monday at a Mass he celebrated for cardinals and bishops who have died in the last year. * * * In the spiritual atmosphere of …read more
Here is the Oct. 11 statement from the Catholic Health Alliance of Canada in response to the British Columbia Court of Appeal Decision on assisted suicide. * * * In a long-awaited decision …read more
Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university. Q: It was always said that a priest could impart an …read more
The Pontifical Council for Health Care Ministry participated in Tuesday's International Day of Older Persons with a statement from the president. "The value of the life of the elderly" was …read more
A traditional gathering in Italy for Catholic laypeople brought a message from Pope Francis this year. The Pope sent a message to those partcipating in the 47th Social Week for Italian …read more