martedì 20 giugno 2017

Italia
Pope honors 'rebel' priests censured for commitment to poor
AP - Star Tribune
(Nicole Winfield, Antonio Calanni) Pope Francis made a pilgrimage to northern Italy on Tuesday to honor two 20th-century parish priests whose commitment to the poor and powerless brought them censure from the Vatican. Francis flew by helicopter to Bozzolo, near Cremona, to pray at the tomb of Don Primo Mazzolari. Mazzolari, who died in 1959, was an anti-fascist partisan during World War II who, like Francis, preached about a "church for the poor." (...)