Theresa Aletheia Noble is a religious sister with the Daughters of St. Paul. She is the author of Remember Your Death: Memento Mori Journal and Remember Your Death: Memento Mori Lenten Devotional.
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As fearful and fearless Christians, we are called to lovingly and cautiously care for our own lives and those of others, acknowledging the startling beauty and value of human life in all stages.
The practice of remembering death may sound grim, but not so long ago, it was considered an essential part of the Christian tradition.