May 22. Paulina explained, “Childbirth is a pretty good example of sorrow turning to joy. Every mother knows that. I’m also pleased that nowadays more fathers are taking an interest and sharing more in the life of children. Jesus uses such human experiences to teach and we need to make them part of our faith reflection too.” “However, when your kids have been stuck at home on lockdown for more than a month they can really drive you up the wall, at least while that lasts,” Jackson replied.
When a woman is in labour she has pain, but when she is delivered of the child she no longer remembers the anguish for joy that a child is born into the world. So you have sorrow now but I will see you again and your hearts will rejoice. From John 16: 20-23
Pope Francis: Husband and wife, father and mother, both cooperate with the love of God, the Creator, and are in a certain sense his interpreters. They show their children the maternal and paternal face of the Lord. AL 172. Offer a prayer to Our Lady.
Check the poem PARENTAL IS GODLY LOVE here https://www.marfam.org.za/5016-2/