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Dan Duddy, a father’s story


Aleteia | Look Up Stories of Hope

Aleteia - published on 11/29/18

Episode 1 of Aleteia's first web series: ‘LOOK UP — Stories of Hope’ Trailer

How can you survive the loss of a child? How can you still be happy? Francis died at the age of 19 in a car accident. The friend who was driving was drunk. Dan and his family went through the darkness of despair. They cried out to God … and He answered in a surprising way. Discover how!

You can watch the first full-length episode here: Can you lose a child and be happy again?

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Watch the trailer here: In 60 seconds the story of a father who lost his son. But not hope.

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