Having a conversation about cycle-of-life issues are never easy. Being prepared ensures that your wishes are followed. Understand Church teaching on cycle-of-life issues so you can clearly communicate to your family about these difficult decisions. Advance planning on your part keeps your family from having to make these difficult decisions.

This free seminar is for people of all ages and life situations: singles, parents of young families, those caring for aging parents and those facing illness or death.


Principles of Catholic Bioethics
—Ordinary and extraordinary means of preserving life
—Quality of Life and the Dignity of the Human Person

Advance Directives and Estate Planning
—Understanding your Estate Planning documents
—Best practices related to planning your estate

Charitable Gift Planning
—Types of charitable planned gifts
—Ways to create a charitable (planned) gift both during and after lifetime

Catholic Funeral & Cemetery Planning
—Pastoral care of the sick and dying
—Anatomical donation and cremation

Saturday, April 15
10am - 2pm(lunch provided)
Assumption Parish Hall - 403 N. Main, O'Fallon, MO

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