The National Memorial for Peace and Justice represents a watershed moment in the idea and practice of what a public memorial can be.
Season after Pentecost | 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Joshua 24:1-3a, 14-25; Psalm 78:1-7; (Wisdom of Solomon 6:12-16 or Amos 5:18-24; Wisdom of Solomon 6:17-20 or Psalm 70;) 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Matthew 25:1-13
Everybody dies. My mother-in-law intended to be ready.
by Audrey WestNovember 10, 2017
In June 2012, my Uncle David died. Years of diabetes caused his body to wear out. He was 60 years old. For my mother, who was 20 years David's senior, the news was devastating. She was supposed to be the one who died first, not her baby brother.