- May 28, 2020
A proposed law drafted by the New York State Catholic Conference would make it mandatory, when a miscarriage occurs before 20 weeks, for hospitals to let parents know they can get a fetal death report, enabling them to then get a burial permit and obtain their child’s remains.
For nearly a decade, St. Gianna’s Hope Memorial Mass for Infant Loss, a candlelit vigil Mass, has offered women and families who have lost infant children or miscarried a place to pray together in Houston.
Q. Thank you for a recent answer in your column regarding a miscarried child. Until my own personal experience in losing a child, I had no realization as to how deeply a miscarried baby can touch one’s heart. I had no idea where to turn for help, so, beyond my