Aleteia

Death

My Mother Taught Me to Hate Death

Her example flew in the face of a culture that fears suffering, but not death

Death and the Afterlife? A Secular Family’s View

Praying for loved ones that could not find their way to faith

Misconceptions about Death, Angels and the Day of the Dead

Celebrating death can be a path to holiness

Our Lady of Sorrows Bears Witness Today

Many Catholic moms are drawing strength from Mary when facing their own sorrows.

Letter From A Catholic Mom Who Lost Her Baby

How prayer can transform even the deepest suffering

Video Clip Reveals Robin Williams’ Hopes for Heaven

Find out the person he most wanted to meet.

My Sister May’s Miracle

Coping with cancer became part of our Catholic DNA.

My Christian Rock and Roll Ecstasy

The rules are the rules: rock and roll has nothing to do with Jesus.

China’s Suicide Epidemic

The suicide of one Chinese father is exposing China's brutal one-child policy.

What the Star of Our High School Football Team Meant to Me

He inspired me at a time in my life when little else was going my way. But now he’s gone.