In contrast to the depressing post below, today we have this beautiful yet heart-wrenching story from England. It seems to me that we may have a case here of something beyond ordinary virtue – a case of what the Church calls “heroic virtue”, the kind of virtue also displayed by Saint Gianna Molla.
Just look at that photo: there is serenity and joy in those eyes, the peace of a pure conscience. May God grant Mrs. Allard eternal rest in the arms of her Savior, bless her newborn child, and console her dear family.
(Note to readers: This entry has been edited due to ambiguities in the article and discussion in the comment boxes.)