Life's lessons from the dying

By the week's end she had deteriorated further. Jack sat, as usual, by her bed his right hand resting on hers. I explained the process of dying and said that I did not think it would be long. There was a pause. Finally Jack looked up at me and asked "Doctor, can't you give her a needle?" I had heard the question before. I knew that the sentence would end with "a needle to end her suffering". But the sentence did not end that way. The sentence ended in a way that was so different and unexpected - Dr Frank Brennan (palliative care physician)

Life's lessons from the dying

Mass on Demand


From St Mary’s, North Sydney. The first Mass of the day on YouTube

Mass Online


Live streamed from Our Lady of the Rosary Cathedral, Waitara


Daily Prayer

Daily Prayer

All your daily readings, reflections and prayers can be found here...