By Kathy Schiffer

Albert Edelfelt, “Conveying the Child’s Coffin/A Child’s Funeral”, 1879
Albert Edelfelt, “Conveying the Child’s Coffin/A Child’s Funeral”, 1879

“The Church earnestly recommends the pious custom of burying the bodies of the dead be observed…” (Canon 1176)

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