Use this practical guide to help you:
- See that your fears, worries, and even the odd moments of humor are perfectly normal and all are part of this process of letting go
- Understand what resources are available through the Church
- Find the right words to answer honest and practical questions
Discover the beauty, grace, and even the joy, that can come from departing this earth on God's time.
Part of the With the Help of Your Catholic Faith... series, Caring for the Dying With the Help of Your Catholic Faith is an excellent resource for family members, friends, hospice volunteers, and other concerned caregivers.
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About the Author
Elizabeth Scalia has written numerous articles for Catholic magazines and is the author of several books. She has served her church in various capacities and is currently involved with her parish's Ministry of Consolation.
Table of ContentsIntroduction: Facing the Unthinkable 7
A New Road, but You Are Not Lost 9
The Quiet Riot 15
The World As It Is 21
The View from Down Here 28
Take Control Where You Can 32
The Hidden Garden Along the Way 37
The Long Tunnel 44
A Collection of Catholic Prayers 59