who has lost a loved one to suicide experiences tremendous shock and
trauma. What follows is a confusing mix of emotions—anger, guilt, grief,
and despair. Many wonder if those who choose suicide are doomed to an
eternity separated from God and loved ones.
After his father's
death, Albert Hsu wrestled with the intense emotional and theological
questions surrounding suicide. While acknowledging that there are no
easy answers, he draws on the resources of the Christian faith to point
suicide survivors to the God who offers comfort in our grief and hope
for the future.
For those who have lost a loved one to suicide and for their counselors and pastors, Grieving A Suicide is an essential companion for the journey toward healing.
revised edition incorporates updated statistics, has expanded resources
for suicide prevention and mental health ministry, and now includes a
discussion guide for suicide survivor groups.