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Bishop issues rules for funerals to stop ‘dumbing down’ of Mass

Bishop of Meath, Ireland, clarifies that eulogies should never be part of a funeral Mass

The way we treat the dead in Britain is abominable

You are standing on the pavement and you spot a funeral procession. What do you do?

Funerals that pay tribute to the foibles and frailties of the deceased make me deeply uneasy

A Requiem Mass I was at this morning was highly unusual in one respect: there was no panegyric of the dead