Those who offered their lives to save their loved ones in the recent Colorado theater shooting exemplified the Christian virtues of courageous sacrifice and selfless love, said Archbishop Samuel Aquila of Denver.
Such acts of courage testify to “the natural goodness that is present within the human person,” he told EWTN News July 24.
Stories of heroism are beginning to emerge from Aurora, Colo., where one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history took place early on July 20.
Twelve people were killed and 58 more injured when a gunman entered the theater during the midnight premiere of The Dark Knight Rises and opened fire on the crowd.
Reports have emerged that four of...READ MORE