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Cops, cons, and grace : a father's journey through his son's suicide, (ebook)

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Cops, cons, and grace : a father's journey through his son's suicide
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Cops, cons, and grace
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a father's journey through his son's suicide
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eng
Summary
A decade ago Brian Cahill became the victim of the greatest tragedy any parent can endure with the loss of his firstborn son, a veteran police officer in the aftermath of a painful divorce, to suicide. Far from the carefree retirement he had envisioned, the devastated father faced a journey back from the brink of utter despair. As the author of numerous opinion pieces and essays on religion, the lifelong Catholic was familiar with the concept that the cross is followed by the resurrection, and that from death comes new life. In the devastating years following his beloved son's suicide, the abstract became very real. Cahill's work volunteering with two different groups--cops and cons--saved him, allowing him to eventually experience a measure of grace. The unlikely combination of working with SFPD officers on suicide prevention and leading a spirituality group for San Quentin lifers brought him enough of a sense of peace and acceptance to truly want to continue living
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Midwest
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Cahill, Brian
Dewey number
362.28/092
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Police
  • Suicide victims
  • Suicide victims
  • Bereavement
  • Church work with prisoners
  • Suicide
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Cops, cons, and grace : a father's journey through his son's suicide, (ebook)
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online resource
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781532635014
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12321440
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remote
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MWT12321440
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cops, cons, and grace : a father's journey through his son's suicide, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781532635014
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12321440
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12321440
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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