February 10, 2022
Paul VI Audience Hall
Wednesday, 9 February 2022
Catechesis on Saint Joseph: 11. Saint Joseph, patron of the good death.
Dear brothers and sisters: In our continuing catechesis on Saint Joseph, we now consider him as the patron of a happy death. This traditional devotion was born of the Church’s meditation on Joseph’s own death, comforted by the presence of the Blessed Mother and the Lord Jesus. Today we tend to avoid the thought of…