Cremation

Dear USCCB: We Need to Talk About Burials and Cremation

“The burial of the dead is a corporal work of mercy; it honors the children of God, who are temples of the Holy Spirit.” (CCC 2300) John Grondelski Blog, Sept. 12, 2018 Although I fully expect that the USCCB’s fall General Assembly this November in Baltimore will be consumed with the... read more

To Rise with Christ

By Michael Pakaluk, May 15, 2018 If you are in St. Andrews, Scotland, on a Sunday, you will find that the famous Old Course closes to golf for that day and opens to anyone who wants to walk it.  Consider this old tradition a gift of John Knox to the world.  That austere Reformer was surely... read more

To Rise with Christ

By Michael Pakaluk, May 15, 2018 If you are in St. Andrews, Scotland, on a Sunday, you will find that the famous Old Course closes to golf for that day and opens to anyone who wants to walk it.  Consider this old tradition a gift of John Knox to the world.  That austere Reformer was surely... read more