Blog Posts in December, 2017

Is It Acceptable for a Non-Catholic to Proclaim the General Intercessions?

When planning Catholic funeral services, it’s common for family members to want non-Catholic friends and relatives to take part in services during the funeral mass, but is it ever acceptable for ...
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The Visitation from a Catholic Perspective

One of the important stages of the Catholic funeral is the visitation, or vigil. When you are making funeral arrangements in San Jose after the loss of a loved one, you will need to determine when, ...
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When Christmas Isn't Merry: Anticipatory Grief During the Holidays

For people caring for loved ones with terminal illnesses, the holidays can be a particularly difficult time. Because holidays are often a time when families gather together, the idea of an impending ...
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The Importance of Burial in a Catholic Cemetery

When you are making decisions about burial services for yourself as you pre-plan your funeral or for loved ones when you are making funeral arrangements after they pass on, choosing a Catholic ...
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