Vatican orders an end to scattering of ashes: Pope says remains must be kept in a 'sacred' place and not stored at home, divvied up or spread out

*]Vatican sets out rules for Catholics wanting to be cremated upon death
*]Guidelines say ashes must be kept in a sacred place and cannot be spread
*]Also add that remains must not be kept at relatives’ homes or divvied up
*]Catholic Church say burial still remains the preferred option for faithful

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