Monday, October 25, 2010

Mrs. Roberta Ricci: Rome's Mother of 12 Children

Model of Catholic womanhood.

Meet Roberta Ricci, born in 1964. 

She is the mother with the most children in Rome and was just recognized as such by the mayor with a special award.

Married in 1982, Roberta had 12 children in 19 years.  5 boys and 7 girls. 

Between 1983 - 1987 she had her first 4 children. 

In 2001 her most recent baby was born.  The youngest is now 8 and the oldest 27. 

Each afternoon the kids are taught catechism.

Laus Deo.

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