If you desire a peaceful death, then start living now in a way that prepares for it.
A reflection on death, life, and God's thirst for each one of us.
It seems counter-intuitive, but accepting that each of us will die helps us live our lives more fully.
Behind the talent was a man of strength and humility.
Ask God to have mercy on those who are in their last agony and will breathe their last breath in this moment.
When we lost our little one at only 9 weeks' gestation, we wanted to honor his life with a funeral, knowing his soul lives with God for eternity.
Old age is an opportunity to draw close to the Lord and surrender all that is not of Him.
Fr. Albert Scharbach, a priest with the Ordinariate, presided at the Reqiuem Mass for his son Isaac, and his words are moving hearts.
Ask God to be purified in soul so as to experience a similar peaceful passage from this life to the next.
When a loved one you know is dying, here is a prayer you can pray on their behalf.