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First Holy Week for Francis

The first Holy Week of Pope Francis revealed his style even more: in celebration, in preaching, in presence. The decision to celebrate the Mass in coena Domini of Holy Thursday among the inmates of the juvenile detention facility of Casal del Marmo, washing the feet of twelve of them, including those of a Muslim young woman, [...]

By |2018-03-24T06:00:11+00:00May 1st, 2013|Categories: Italian News, News|Tags: |

“They Brought Help” — An interview with the bishop of Carpi, Monsignor Cavina

Several weeks ago, a group of Pontifical Swiss Guards left for Emilia in central Italy, which was devastated by a powerful earthquake. They volunteered to help the bishop of Carpi, Monsignor Francesco Cavina. Anna Artymiak met up with Monsignor Cavina to talk about these things.   How did the Swiss Guard conceive the project of helping [...]

By |2018-02-23T13:11:53+00:00Sep 1st, 2012|Categories: Italian News|Tags: , |

Swiss Guards To the Rescue!

An interview with Gabriele Paris, a new recruit, who went with his companions to the Emilia Romagna region, Italy, to provide security at the damaged Carpi hospital Some Swiss Guards on the streets of Carpi. Gabriele Paris: Our superior said they needed volunteers. He asked my squad, the second, if anyone was willing to [...]

By |2012-09-01T12:30:52+00:00Sep 1st, 2012|Categories: Italian News|Tags: |