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Good grieving guide (part 4)

Never being one to worry much about the future, I had not considered anxiety to be an ingredient of grief before being asked to speak on Matthew 6:25-34, “Do not worry about tomorrow”, at a funeral recently. When someone close … Continue reading

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The good grieving guide (part 3)

I was asked to read 1 Corinthians 13:8-13 at a funeral last week. It had never occurred to me that this reading is a great help for those who are grieving. Every grieving person realises, to varying degrees, that love … Continue reading

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The good grieving guide (part 2)

This is the second part of what I wrote for our parish magazine shortly after the death of my father. The first part can be found here The Good Grieving Guide (Part 2 – July 2006) In the first part … Continue reading

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The good grieving guide (part 1)

I wrote the following article on grief shortly after my dad died in August 2005. This is the first of two articles which appeared in our parish magazine. The good grieving guide (Part 1 – April 2006) Two months have … Continue reading

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