Angel of the Battlefield

Virtue of Compassion

There are fantastic examples of people who demonstrated the virtue of compassion over their lifetime. Stories like these are a reminder of our humanity. The help us put our own lives in context with other people we share our world with. One story is the life of Clara Barton. Her story is well told with her role in helping the wounded during the American Civil War and forming the American Red Cross. Every person can learn about the virtue of compassion from the life of Clara Barton. Here are a few highlights of her story.

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Stories Of Humanity And Compassion From Throughout The Second World War

War History Online by Jinny McCormick
October 25, 2017

Stories Of Humanity And Compassion From Throughout The Second World War: Even in the crucible of conflict, there are moments of humanity. Here are three moments in our history that reflect the virtue of compassion.