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Session 10:  Respect for Life
until Natural Death


for Session 10

The Catholic Update readings for Session 10
Copyright 2016 Liguori Publications. Used with permission

Why the Church Opposes
Assisted Suicide
by Bishop Wilton D. Gregory, S.L.D

End-of-Life Moral Issues
by Thomas A Shannon, PhD

Video "In God's Time"
Jean Vanier of L'Arche introduces this video on compassionate end of life care.
Washington State Catholic Conference


US Bishops websites:


"Sounding the Soul" [pdf]
article by harpist Carolyn Ancell in
Healing Ministry v. 13, n 4, Fall 2006

Music for the Dying  [pdf]
AZ Star article on Carolyn's ministry in a Tucson hospice

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