Yet another clash between Catholics and ‘cultural Catholics’

Yet another clash between Catholics and ‘cultural Catholics’ Catholic funerals are about praying for the deceased and comforting those who are left behind. Photo: CNS
Too often a secular mindset is brought to bear upon the funeral which compromises the sacred character of the event writes David Quinn   Three years ago, the Vatican issued a document reiterating that Catholics should not scatter the cremated ashes of their loved ones or keep them in an urn at home. The Congregation…
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