Pastoral care following pregnancy loss: the role of ritual.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The authors propose a model for different ways in which clergy of diverse denominations ritualize pregnancy loss through excerpts from 23 interviews with Chicago-area religious leaders. These clergy either do not ritualize pregnancy loss at all, adapt existing rituals, or create new ones.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Singh, P; Stewart, K; Moses, S

Published Date

  • March 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 58 / 1-2

Start / End Page

  • 41 - 53

PubMed ID

  • 15162656

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2167-776X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1542-3050

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/154230500405800106


  • eng