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Posts in category “Family”

Does the Pope Fear God?

A near-apocalyptic view of the Synod on the Family

Posted October 5th, 2015

Douglas Wilson Digs In

Prominent pastor stoutly defends his decision to bless marriage of pedophile

Posted October 3rd, 2015

Lost Avett Brother Finds Self

A young singer-songwriter discovers his voice

Posted September 4th, 2015

He Flew Away

Laying my father to rest in Starhill

Posted August 29th, 2015

The Dread of Dying

Can there be a beautiful death?

Posted August 28th, 2015

Friendship and Fidelity

Digging a grave in the Starhill Cemetery

Posted August 27th, 2015

This Mortal Coil

On the mysterious gift of suffering

Posted August 26th, 2015

That Was A Man

Ray Oliver Dreher, Sr., 1934-2015

Posted August 25th, 2015

‘Angels Beating All Their Wings In Time’

Making a joyful noise around my father’s deathbed

Posted August 25th, 2015

Practicing Resurrection

Death approaches, and within its shadow, new life grows

Posted August 24th, 2015

‘At Every Moment, We Are Volunteers’

Stephen Colbert and the blessing of the Bomb

Posted August 21st, 2015

‘Only His Hands, Quiet On The Sheet’

The blessing of dying at home

Posted August 20th, 2015

Starhill Tenebrae

Darkness closes over the life of my father

Posted August 19th, 2015


Baby Irene’s return home, eased by the kindness of neighbors — even strangers

Posted August 2nd, 2015

Watch the Humanum Series

A terrific way to have conversations with your family about family

Posted July 30th, 2015

Baby Sister

The Harrington children meet Baby Irene

Posted July 26th, 2015

The Bonds of Community

What people around the world are doing for a clergy family in need

Posted July 23rd, 2015