More from Aleteia

Not Prepared to Donate?

Here are 5 ways you can still help Aleteia:

  1. Pray for our team and the success of our mission
  2. Talk about Aleteia in your parish
  3. Share Aleteia content with friends and family
  4. Turn off your ad blockers when you visit
  5. Subscribe to our free newsletter and read us daily
Thank you!
Team Aleteia

Subscribe

Aleteia

Death

5 Tips for helping children deal with the loss of a sibling through miscarriage

There are a number of key things you can do to help a child grieve their loss.

The last lesson my dying 101-year-old grandmother taught me

Death has something to teach us about giving birth ...

Friars in Boston come together to bury abandoned baby

The poignant ceremony demonstrates the value of each and every life.

Irish police recover stolen head of 800-year-old Crusader

Returned to its resting place after it had gone missing for a week, it is unclear why the head was stolen.

Czech ossuary of 60,000 skeletons to be cleaned and preserved

Bones in the Sedlec Ossuary came from a monastery cemetery in the 14th and 15th centuries.

Muslim man should have had imam at execution, say US bishops

The death penalty itself is an affront to human dignity ... Mr. Ray bore the further indignity of being refused spiritual care in his last moments of life

Bailey refused to die until he could embrace his newborn sister

His dying promise? To watch over her from heaven.

Bride plays video of father-daughter dance with her dying dad at her real wedding

A loving daughter filmed her last wedding dance with her father hours before he died, in anticipation of her special day.

Rob Lowe opens up about the overwhelming stress of being a caregiver

After taking time out to look after his mom, the award-winning actor gives great advice to millions.

Little Sisters of the Poor respond to popular book’s advice on how to support the dying

"Advice for Future Corpses and Those Who Love Them" makes many good points, but misses the mark on some important spiritual truths.

1 2 3 21
Readers like you contribute to Aleteia's Mission.

Since our inception in 2012, Aleteia’s readership has grown rapidly worldwide. Our team is committed to a mission of providing articles that enrich, inspire and inform a Catholic life. That's why we want our articles to be freely accessible to everyone, but we need your help to do that. Quality journalism has a cost (more than selling ads on Aleteia can cover). That's why readers like you make a major difference by donating as little as $3 a month.