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Epiphany in the Hospital Corridor
By Elder Jeffrey R. Holland
As my father lay dying on Christmas, the wail of a newborn jars me into understanding why I was wrong to feel sorry for myself.
12/13/2000

Thanksgiving With Grandma
By Ellen Leventry
11/22/2000A final holiday of fun with the family

Death of a Grandparent
A faith community was there when my kids and I needed it most.
08/15/2000
By Jean Fitzpatrick

Casualties of War
A Vietnam Vet reflects on the deaths of men in his platoon--and his responsibility for them.
05/26/00
By Robert Nylen

Death Comes to Paradise
The impending death of a pet prompts thoughts of human mortality.
05/16/00
By Susan Potter Stewart

A Modern Psalm of Loss
A bereaved mother expresses her sorrow and her faith in verse.
04/25/00
By Ann Weems

Prodigal Grief
A bereaved father finds comfort in the parable of the Prodigal Son.
04/04/00
By Richard Wile

My Wife Died Suddenly Last March.
02/11/2000
By Bernie Glassman

Daddy has died
A young widow shares her family's experience with sudden loss.
01/03/00
By Debbie Jospin

Eulogy for Alex
"God doesn't go around this world with his fingers on triggers, his fist around knives, his hands on steering wheels."
12/20/99
By Reverend William Sloane Coffin

Everyone Cries in the Same Language
With the "wrong language" and the "wrong religion," a rabbi helped grieving families at the site of the Egypt Air crash.
12/20/99
By Andrea Gouze

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