Thursday, May 13, 2010

Movie about Pope: Under the Roman Sky

Watch the trailer for the Movie called Under the Roman Sky. A movie about Hitler's treatment of the Jews in Rome and his attempt to kidnap Pope Pius XII. The film, made by the Italian production company Lux Vide, also illustrates the Church's efforts to protect and save Jews during the war, the very subject that raised a considerable amount controversy after Pope Benedict declared Pius XII "Venerable" on Dec. 19, 2009.

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Interviewed in Rome

While in Rome Italy in April 2010 as part of preparation for World Youth Day, Rome Reports featured a story about the preparations entitled 'Youth in Europe' expects to attract thousands of American pilgrims to World Youth Day Madrid 2011.

Youth in Europe is a travel agency that specializes in pilgrimages, wants to help guide American youth on this special journey.

Mario St. Francis, co-director of Youth in Europe says,Our tour guides are young, faithful, living witnesses of the Catholic faith. We call them our pilgrimage guides, more than giving a tour they are there to assist and to reinforce the faith that a diocesan religion director has brought them here for, that their priest or bishop has brought them here for.”

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