Pammachius, a friend of Jerome’s since they were teenagers studying in Rome, was the son of one of Rome’s most prominent and wealthy families. He
The unexpected death of a loved one is the hardest for people to deal with, particularly when the person is in seemingly good health and
“When I got to the title: mortis adductor, they reacted strongly. I had hit a button.” – Monsignor Stephen Rossetti
Those who deny Purgatory speak against the justice of God. ?—?St. Thomas Aquinas, ST, Supplement, Appendix 2, 1 Does purgatory exist? Some who deny the
Meditation on Ash Wednesday, an excerpt from Father Gabriel of Saint Mary Magdalen’s Carmelite classic “Divine Intimacy”.
Dear Lord and Beloved Blessed Mother, help me be prepared for my death. To die a happy death — in the state of grace.
Why should we not fear the end of our mortal lives? What example does Christ’s death on the Cross give to us?
Dan Burke and Melissa Elson explore the Church’s teachings on death, judgment, Heaven, and Hell by speaking with Fr. Wade Menezes about his book “The Four Last Things”.
Find out why saints are often shown with skulls when Father John Bartunek explains the concept of “memento mori”.