Catholics and End-of-Life Issues


End-of-Life Issues (Hospice, Anointing of the Sick, Last Rites, Funeral Pre-Planning, etc.)  

Bulletin, Funeral Preplanning Article.pdf

Bulletin, Funeral Preplanning Worksheet (070715).pdf

Bulletin Insert, Funeral and Estate Preplanning (2014).pdf

Diocese Pamphlet, Funerals (English).pdf

End of Life Guide.pdf

Info Article, Hospice and Palative Care 1 to 3.pdf 

Sacrament of Anointing and Hospice Care.pdf 

Understanding Hospice from a Catholic Viewpoint.pdf 



U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops entitled Ethical and Religious Directives for Catholic Health Care Services                                            

End of Life Decisions                                        

What is Extraordinary?                                     

Now and at the Hour of Our Death  (A Catholic Guide to End-of-Life Decision Making by the Catholic Bishops of New York)                

A Catholic Guide to End-of-Life Decisions   (National Catholic Bioethics Center)            

Nutrition and Hydration at the End-of-Life                                             

Catholic (and Contemporary) approaches to end-of-life care