Alejandra Molina - Religion News Service
Washington, Colorado and Oregon are now among the U.S. states that have legalized the process of converting human bodies into soil, a procedure the Catholic Church said fails to show “respect for the body of the deceased.”
Maggi Van Dorn
My grief did not unfold neatly or in any predictable way as the “stages of grief” might suggest.
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Frank DiFulvio
My dad had always been a God-like figure to me.
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Isabelle Senechal
The robotic narrator of Kazuo Ishiguro's new novel takes us into a dystopian U.S. future.
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Matt Malone, S.J.
Prince Philip once described himself as “a discredited Balkan prince of no particular merit or distinction.” Self-deprecation, of course, was one of his famous traits. But there were others, which point to some of the lessons to be gleaned from his extraordinary life.
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Cameron Dezen Hammon
In stunning, raw prose, Liz Tichenor's memoir invites readers into a heartrending but ultimately hopeful story of grief, life and renewal.