Re: [Slovak-World] Condolences
- Dear Gloria,
It is my belief that it does not matter so much what ethnicity a person is as
to how they mourn as much as it matters in how their view of death is.
i will remember for the rest of my life how a neighbor rejoiced that her
daughter had died. the young woman has been suffering for many years.
the young girl's boyfriend, however, did not rejoice but was inconsolable in
The Slovak funerals i attended as a child were all very somber occasions.
i think that you are very safe in sending a Mass card. It will be
And the letter you received is a remembrance of your cousin
In a message dated 11/24/03 5:51:55 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> My question is do Slovak Catholic families rejoice at the passing or do[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> they mourn?