I ask all my readers to please lift up Amy and her family in your prayers.
Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him.
May his soul, and all the souls of the faithful departed through the mercy of God, rest in peace.
- Amy Welborn shared Michael’s last column for his diocesan newspaper.
- Amy writes:
Many thanks for all of the prayers and notes. It is overwhelming. Many have asked what they can do of a material or concrete nature. All I can say is to simply buy his books. Not from me, because I am in no position to fill orders, but from anywhere else. He long ago promised God that he would give all the royalties of The How-To Book of the Mass: Everything You Need to Know but No One Ever Taught You to the children’s college funds, which he did faithfully. It is in good shape because of that. Buy them, read them, and give them away to others. Spread the Word. That is what he was all about.
Our Sunday Visitor reports that will make its own contribution to the children’s college fund by doubling what would have been Mike’s proceeds from book sales on all of his OSV books through the month of February.