Author Archives: Jason Hernandez

The Poetry Of A Planned Funeral Speech

When you are planning what you will say when you sit down to write a eulogy, you need to remember that there is great poetry in planning the speech in your head before you give it. There are many people who do not come to the podium with notes. They are ready to speak when […]

Words of Peace for the Bereaved

I have been a Catholic for almost forty years. I have served the church as a sacristan for many of those years and as such have attended hundreds of funerals. Of all the tasks a child of God is asked to perform, offering a funeral speech can be the most daunting. The funeral is a […]