Festival of Ideas: Kerry Egan

Festival of Ideas: Kerry Egan

As a hospice chaplain, Kerry Egan didn’t offer sermons or prayers, unless they were requested; in fact, she found, the dying rarely want to talk about God, at least not overtly. Instead, she discovered she’d been granted an invaluable chance to witness firsthand what she calls the ‘spiritual work of dying’– the work of finding or making meaning of one’s life, the experiences it contained and the people who have touched it, the betrayals, wounds, unfinished business and unrealised dreams. ...

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