In triage of grief, the less said the better

“It’s not about what I have to say,” she said. “My preparation is to pray for God to lead me. I take the lead from God, and from them.”

Generic responses, such as “God needed them more in heaven,” can do more harm than good, Cook said.

“What they really needed was a place to be together and talk,” she said.



About The Rev. Thomas C. Jackson

Ordained to the priesthood in December, 2010.
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