20160509 Faustina enters eternity
When St. Faustina was dying, Sister Amelia Socha spent many hours at her bedside.
A week before her death, Sister Amelia said to her, “Sister, how good the Lord Jesus is to let you die so young and so consciously. How much I, too, would like to contract pulmonary tuberculosis and die one year after you.”
Sister Amelia suffered from tuberculosis of the bones, and she feared that she would become an invalid and a burden to the congregation.
St. Faustina understood Sister Amelia’s motives. She said, “Sister, if I shall have any graces with the Lord Jesus, I will ask that one