What this priest did for this young boy is inspiring and sad at the same time… You would never expect…

During this crisis, we have seen the worst of opportunists. Aside from that, there are examples of incredible generosity from different organizations and people.

Rev. Giuseppe Berardelli, 72, is an example of such a person. Many of you may already be familiar with this guy, but his story is both inspirational and heartbreaking in equal measure.

Berardelli was well-known for his friendly demeanor as well as his passion for motorcycles.

In the same way that many priests are laboring to care for the ill and the suffering, he got the the disease.

In Italy, sixty priests have lost battle to the disease as a result of the outbreak, and many more are nauseous.

Berardelli worked as a priest in the parish of San Giovanni Battista in Casnigo, Italy, which is located just northeast of the Italian capital of Milan.

When his followers purchased him a respirator, he demanded that they give it to a younger person instead than to himself and eventually he then became infected with the disease.

He was placed on a ventilator when he arrived at the hospital. It was there that the priest  notice a younger patient who seemed to be suffering from the infection.

Despite his objections, he demanded that the technology be used on the younger patient. Berardelli lost to the illness in the hospital a short time later. In the face of this outbreak, Berardelli represents humanity.

The good news is that hundreds of priests, like Berardelli, have joined forces with physicians and nurses to combat this challenge.

Yes, this crisis has brought out the worst in some of us, but, on the other hand, brought out the best in some of us as well.

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