After St. Joseph's example, my parish pledged to give up our tomb. We pay for the cremation of children for families who cannot. For babies who are unclaimed, we have made a perpetual claim. For all who need a grave, we have opened our grounds.
A rad musical and theological tribute from Christopher Wells, with equal parts prayer and thanksgiving.
St. Augustine commends prayer for all the dead, as well as burial in holy places, with monuments.
A memorial: My father's Christian example had a great impact on my own walk with Jesus and on my priestly vocation.