- Feb 25, 2020
Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York was at Rev. Billy Graham’s funeral to pay his respects and remember the influence Graham had on his life and on Christianity in the United States.
A Louisiana prison’s warden built several interdenominational chapels, including a hospice chapel funded by Catholic entities and an Alamo chapel, a replica of the original Alamo in San Antonio, Texas, used often by Catholic inmates.
Cardinal Timothy Dolan celebrated the funeral Mass for the hero who died saving several people from the Bronx fire in December. He was an immigrant from Ghana.
The funeral Mass of retired Indianapolis Archbishop Daniel M. Buechlein, was a celebration of the man who strived to build up the archdiocese and its faithful during his 19-year tenure as the spiritual leader of the Catholic Church in central and southern Indiana.
Bishop William G. Curlin, retired bishop of Charlotte who died Dec. 23, was remembered during his funeral Mass for his joy, generosity of spirit, the attention he gave to people in need, and for having a pastor’s heart.
Many Americans may question the Vatican’s decision to stage a funeral Mass for Cardinal Bernard Law on Thursday, but there are at least four reasons why they went ahead.