Only 12, he shed tears when the old priest died


They had chatted about the Yankees, about life at home. He was an aged, holy Irish priest from the old school. The boy was a young altar server who enjoyed their conversations. And when he heard that the old priest had died of a massive heart attack, he was overcome with emotion.

Hear the story by Fr. Joseph Eddy, and his reflections about the priesthood, at Great Catholic Homilies,
"Through our priests, we live a supernatural life."




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