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TCC Radio: Burying the Boston Bomber as an Act of Faith

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Martha Mullen heard on the radio that no cemetery would accept the remains of one of the Boston marathon bombers, and motivated by her Christian faith, set about finding him a plot, “If I’m going to live my faith, then I’m going to do that which is uncomfortable.” Listen to her interview on NPR after the jump:

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TCC Radio: St. Ignatius High Cleveland’s Pallbearers Serve the Poor

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For the past 12 years, students in the pallbearer ministry at Saint Ignatius High School in Cleveland have attended funerals for the forgotten, carrying the coffins of those who have no one else to accompany them to their final resting place. Read more and listen to the story from WGBH Radio here: St. Ignatius High Cleveland’s Pallbearers Serve the Poor

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TCC Radio: Donations Help Detroit Bury Unclaimed Bodies

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Unmarked Graves People of faith all over the country are donating money to make sure that unclaimed bodies in the Detroit morgue receive a proper burial.  Listen to this story of people doing a corporal work of mercy on NPR here: Donations Help Detroit Bury Unclaimed Bodies

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