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The Resource Finding your way to say goodbye : comfort for the dying and those who care for them, Harold Ivan Smith

Finding your way to say goodbye : comfort for the dying and those who care for them, Harold Ivan Smith

Label
Finding your way to say goodbye : comfort for the dying and those who care for them
Title
Finding your way to say goodbye
Title remainder
comfort for the dying and those who care for them
Statement of responsibility
Harold Ivan Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Harold Ivan
Dewey number
248.8/6175
Index
no index present
LC call number
BX2347.8.S5
LC item number
S64 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
Label
Finding your way to say goodbye : comfort for the dying and those who care for them, Harold Ivan Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Part one: Introduction -- Defining a "good and blessed" death -- Meditating on the Psalms -- Part two: Admitting that you know -- Releasing control -- Asking your questions -- Dealing with privacy -- Grasping the present tense -- Crying -- Saying "no" or "NO"! to heroic measures -- Partnering with physicians -- Putting choices into writing -- Living until dying -- Dealing with the physical changes -- Embracing God -- Expressing anger -- Forgiving -- Befriending your fears -- Deciding how you want to be remembered -- Reviewing your life -- Making room in your dying for some living -- Making doxologies -- Making life easier for your survivors -- Making a valid will -- Giving it to them now! -- Guarding the gate -- Offering hospitality --
  • Offering hospitality -- Making visitors comfortable -- Ignoring the well-intentioned -- Dealing with the strugglers -- Leaving an ethical will -- composing your goodbyes -- Food for the journey -- Requesting and receiving the gifts of prayer -- Embracing the silences -- Accepting the mystery -- Telling your stories -- Holding on for special red-letter days -- Making room for humor -- Part three: Clinging to hope -- Enjoying dessert -- Choosing the time to die -- Finishing the race -- Endnotes
Control code
ocm49823354
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780877939757
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002007242
System control number
(Sirsi) ADE-2521
Label
Finding your way to say goodbye : comfort for the dying and those who care for them, Harold Ivan Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Part one: Introduction -- Defining a "good and blessed" death -- Meditating on the Psalms -- Part two: Admitting that you know -- Releasing control -- Asking your questions -- Dealing with privacy -- Grasping the present tense -- Crying -- Saying "no" or "NO"! to heroic measures -- Partnering with physicians -- Putting choices into writing -- Living until dying -- Dealing with the physical changes -- Embracing God -- Expressing anger -- Forgiving -- Befriending your fears -- Deciding how you want to be remembered -- Reviewing your life -- Making room in your dying for some living -- Making doxologies -- Making life easier for your survivors -- Making a valid will -- Giving it to them now! -- Guarding the gate -- Offering hospitality --
  • Offering hospitality -- Making visitors comfortable -- Ignoring the well-intentioned -- Dealing with the strugglers -- Leaving an ethical will -- composing your goodbyes -- Food for the journey -- Requesting and receiving the gifts of prayer -- Embracing the silences -- Accepting the mystery -- Telling your stories -- Holding on for special red-letter days -- Making room for humor -- Part three: Clinging to hope -- Enjoying dessert -- Choosing the time to die -- Finishing the race -- Endnotes
Control code
ocm49823354
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780877939757
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002007242
System control number
(Sirsi) ADE-2521

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