Eulogies have a long and important history in remembering and commemorating the dead. As Thomas Lynch notes in his Foreword, eulogies are meant "to speak for the ages, to bring homage and appreciation, the final appraisal, the last word and first draft of all future biography." In Great American Catholic Eulogies, Carol DeChant has compiled fifty of the most memorable and instructive eulogies of and by Catholics in America. The eulogies in Great American Catholic Eulogies span the American experience, from those who were ...

Great American Catholic Eulogies 2011, ACTA Publications

ISBN-13: 9780879464493