A few of the articles references in the sermon:
1. Steve Almond’s column “The Apocalypse Market Is Booming” for The NY Times Magazine.
2. The Philippe Aries book quoted in the sermon is titled Western Attitudes Toward Death, and it, as well as a number of other related resources, are covered here.
3. For Tim Kreider’s NY Times column about the lost art of dying, look no further.
4. For more of Lisa Miller’s editorial on the Brittany Maynard situation (with additional commentary by DZ), go here.
5. The full transcript of the “Grace in the White House” episode can be found here.