A Catholic Funeral
Author: Patricia Rice
Publisher: Liguori Publications
Pages: 64 pp
A Catholic Funeral includes suggestions for virtually every aspect of a faith-filled funeral including Scripture readings, liturgical music, intercessory prayers, roles for family and friends, the wake service, and the committal service.
If you are a priest, deacon, or pastoral minister, this booklet is the perfect resource to support you in your assistance to families dealing with a dying or deceased loved one.
If someone close to you is near death or has just died, A Catholic Funeral highlights the importance of making this time a memorable, uplifting experience.
If you are in a “pre-need” situation and want to make your last intentions known to family and friends, A Catholic Funeral is an ideal way to make your final wishes known as a loving legacy and cherished gift.
Whatever the circumstances, funerals are a sacred time for family and friends to come together in love. Careful planning will help transcend the grief and pain, and lead to the joyful recognition that “life is not over, but merely changed.”