27 April, 2020

Dutch Supreme Court approves euthanasia for dementia.

Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Euthanasia Prevention Coalition: Dutch Supreme Court approves euthanasia for dementia.:

25 April, 2020

Pope: Faith is shared with others or it’s not faith

Let us pray today for those who offer funeral services. What they do is so painful, so sad. And they experience so deeply the sorrow of this pandemic. Let us pray for them.



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24 April, 2020

Priests seek ways to anoint the sick during coronavirus pandemic

As hospitals adjust their procedures due to the COVID-19 coronavirus, some Catholic priests are departing from prescribed liturgical practices to administer the anointing of the sick, earning opposition from Church leaders who say the adaptations could invalidate the sacrament.



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11 April, 2020

Pope leads 'Way of the Cross' service in deserted St. Peter's Square

Shortly after assuring of his closeness amid the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak on an Italian television program, Pope Francis on Good Friday yet again appeared in a nearly empty St. Peter’s Square to lead a livestreamed Via Crucis with meditations written by prisoners.



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10 April, 2020

Raymond De Souza: In this time of lament, a prayer for the people

This Passover, this Easter is a return home, to where it began. It is not a joyful homecoming, but a painful one, for we cannot gather to worship together.



Raymond De Souza: In this time of lament, a prayer for the people | Pembroke Daily Observer:

9 Things You Need to Know About Good Friday

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After a Holy Week disrupted by death, an honest Easter

We are heading into an Easter that stares straight into the eyes of death and empire and still declares love stronger than the grave.



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The Pandemic of Fear and Agony

Opinion | The Pandemic of Fear and Agony - The New York Times:

On Holy Thursday, Pope Francis recalls priests dying amid pandemic

Pope Francis recalled the priests who have lost their lives during the coronavirus crisis as he offered the Mass of the Lord’s Supper in a nearly empty St. Peter’s Basilica.



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06 April, 2020

As coronavirus death rates multiply, these monks are giving away caskets

The Trappist monks of New Melleray Abbey have always given away child caskets. Now they're offering adult caskets to people in need.



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Australia's highest court to judge cardinal's abuse appeal

Australia’s highest court on Tuesday will judge Cardinal George Pell’s appeal against convictions for molesting two teenage choirboys more than two decades ago. But the legal battle over the world’s most senior Catholic convicted of sexually abusing children may not end there.



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