You created my inmost being. You knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Psalm 139
Losing a child is a diffcult cross to bear, and parents who lose a child before or shortly after birth often suffer silently. If you are in this situation, we hope the following resources will be of help.
This resource was written by our Pro-life Office and contains some helpful local resources and Q&A.
MASS OF INNOCENTS
Due to COVID, we will not be hosting the Mass of Innocents this year. We would, however, be honored to pray for your child by name. Please send your child(ren)’s name(s) to: firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing you next year!
IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE
This 4-week course was written by local therapist Mary Helen Dennihan and is faciliated by local Deacon Couples. For the latest dates, click the link.
Catholic Cemeteries offers resources for families dealing with the loss of a child through miscarriage and stillbirth.